Erin Heckroth, daughter of Kendall and Kate Heckroth of Dysart, was the 2013 recipient of the Dysart American Legion Scholarship. She plans to attend Iowa State University and major in Political Science. After finishing her education, she would like to become a Foreign Service officer for the United States and represent the U.S. on foreign soil. With the knowledge and experience from that position, she would like to become the U.S. Secretary of State. The Dysart American Legion wishes her the best in her endeavors.