Great Plains Chapter - Americans United For Separation of Church and State

Essay Scholarships

First Great Plains AU Senior Essay Scholarship Winner Awarded

Rylan Gale, an 18 year old senior at Goddard High School has won the first Essay Scholarship competition. The topic of the essay was "Describe why church state separation is vital to the religious liberty of all Americans."

Rylan has lived in Texas, Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas and plans to attend the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond. Rylan's passion is golf and he has played on the Goddard varsity golf team all four years of high school. Currently he works as a lifeguard at the YMCA and as a cart attendant at Rolling Hills Country Club.

Rylan will be awarded $350 dollars for his essay.

Congratulations Ryan!