Seven women received awards from the Hamilton Soroptimists to further their education and training.

In recognition of International Women's Day, the local service group announced six cash awards and scholarships Thursday evening, March 12.

  • Ruby Award - Heather Liebe
  • Patti Furniss Memorial Scholarship (Bitterroot College Certified Nursing award) - Michelle Voth and Debra McKinney
  • Violet Richardson Award (Under age 18 Volunteer) - Abigal Beck & Hands of Blessing Charity.
  • Professional Technical Scholarship (Bitterroot College ProTech) - Sophia Reynoso
  • Fellowship Award (for Advanced Degrees) - Kathleen O'Leary
  • Live Your Dream Award (undergraduate study) - Julie Duncan