Four schools in Iowa and Nebraska will receive $25,000 grants from U.S. Cellular because they won an online contest.
The top twenty vote getters in the contest will each receive $25,000 to use however they see fit.
The winners include schools that are small and large. For instance, Dubuque Lutheran School in Dubuque and Valley Lutheran High School in Cedar Falls, Iowa, both have fewer than 50 students.
The other Iowa winner was Immaculate Conception/St. Joseph School in Gilbertville, Iowa.
The Nebraska school that won is St. Pius X/St. Leo School in Omaha. It is the fourth Omaha Catholic school to win the contest.