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February CTE Newsletter


Build Dakota was featured in the 2017 CTE February Newsletter

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Building South Dakota’s Technical Workforce


In December 2014, Dana Dykhouse, Chief Executive Officer of First PREMIER Bank saw a growing need in the state’s technical workforce and approached T. Denny Sanford with an idea to pay for full-ride scholarships at South Dakota’s technical institutes.

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Mitchell Tech Featured in Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank Article


The CEO if Trail King Industries weighs in on the importance of acquiring a young and skilled workforce

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Build Dakota Scholarship Working To Educate The State’s Next Workforce


The Yankton Daily reported that the Build Dakota Scholarship Program presented to Yankton High School students interested in getting involved with the program.

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81 New WDT Students Receive Dakota Builds Scholarship


KEVN Black Hills FOX reports that 81 Western Dakota Tech students enrolling this Fall have received full tuition from the Dakota Builds Scholarship

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