The GFWC/Iowa Federation of Women’s Clubs has awarded Elizabeth Den Herder of Adel, Iowa a $1,000 E. Lucille Miller Memorial Music Scholarship for the coming academic year. Elizabeth was sponsored by the Adel Women’s Club, the local GFWC/Iowa Federated affiliate.


A student in the A-D-M Community School District High School, Elizabeth will attend Iowa State University this fall majoring in music and elementary education.


In addition to being elected to the National Honor Society, Elizabeth has participated in extra-curricular activities from cross country track to fine arts. She has twice been accepted to the All State Band on clarinet; has been in jazz choir for four years; has participated in vocal jazz championships for two years; and received an outstanding musicianship award at championships this past year.


Elizabeth is the daughter of Steve and Julie Den Herder of Adel.


GFWC/Iowa Federation of Women’s Clubs annually awards several scholarships. For further information on its state scholarship program, please contact GFWC/Iowa headquarters at 3839 Merle Hay Rd., Suite 201, Des Moines, IA 50310.