2016 NJJA Scholarship Award Recipient
Brittnie Wedel

Bennington, NE.

College: Chadron State College

Major: Criminal Justice with Corrections Emphasis

Volunteer & Community Service Interests:

  • Member of Chadron Community Church Children & Youth Ministry Leadership Team & Mentor
  • Resident Advisor & Peer Mentor
  • Volunteer at Chadron Food Pantry
  • Active with volunteer events involving Chadron State College and the Community


2016 Evelyn E Laboda Service to Youth Award

Anita Haumont

Hometown: Geneva, NE.

Affiliation:  Recreation Manager | YRTC-Geneva

2016 NJJA Commitment to Excellence in Leadership Award

Margene Timm

Hometown: Lincoln, NE.

Affiliation: Lancaster County Public Defender’s Office

2016 Spirit of Youth Award
Conner Frillman