Natalie Burklow is the recipient of a $1000.00 National Beta Club Scholarship. She is the daughter of Lisa Burklow and Jeff Burklow and plans to attend the University of Central Arkansas in Conway and major in Biology. Natalie exemplified the Beta ideals of academic achievement, leadership, character and service at GHS by serving as Beta Club Vice-President, Student Council President, Head Student Athletic trainer and by being a part of the Beta Club, National Honor Society, Spanish Club, FBLA, FCA, Partners’ Club, DECA and Lady Bulldog Soccer Team and Trap Team.
The National Beta Club, headquartered in South Carolina, recognizes over 500,000 outstanding young people in 44 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Japan, Germany and Russia. The club encourages its’ member to continue education beyond high school and does this through their National Beta Scholarship Program. While grades and SAT/ACT scores help determine Beta Scholars, it is the leadership and service-minded activities as Betas that draw the winners to the top. Congratulations, Natalie!!!!!