HSLDA Online Academy Student of the Year Winners 2019-20

We are pleased to announce the winners of the inaugural Student of the Year Scholarship Competition. We received many compelling applications from students across the country. These three entrants represent the best of the best. Congratulations to Wiley, Jessica, and Alaina, and best of luck on your future endeavors!

To learn how your student can apply for next year, sign up for an HSLDA Online Academy course, read the 2019–20 requirements, and start your special achievement!

1st Place $1,000 Scholarship: Wiley Skaret

  • Started an international charity at 13
  • Heading to Stanford for college this fall
  • Will be studying Economics

Read an interview with Wiley and see his video and essay.

2nd Place $500 Scholarship: Jessica Neer

  • Selected for the prestigious US Senate Page Program

See Jessica's video and essay.

3rd Place $100 Scholarship: Alaina Hogan

  • Leading dancer with a ballet company in Indiana

See Alaina's video and essay.

Honorable Mentions

  • Lily Coyer
  • Logan Young