On Saturday June 13, 2020, Seneca Nation President Rickey L. Armstrong, Treasurer Matthew Pagels and Council recognized and presented a gift to the 2020 Tewaaraton Scholarship recipient, Yanenowi Logan.
Yanenowi Logan is a member of the Deer Clan and a citizen of the Seneca Nation, located in Western New York. She is an exceptional leader, having been captain of her high school lacrosse, soccer, and basketball teams. She has been on the Dean’s List throughout her high school years, was a multi-year Academic All-Northern team selection and is a member of the National Honor Society. As a volunteer and student leader on both the Cattaraugus (Seneca) and Akwesasne (Mohawk) territories, Yanenowi has strengthened her communities in many ways and is also passionate about giving back to the Earth. She will study Environment and Sustainability at Cornell University starting this fall.