$10,000 Awarded! 2017 Scholarship Awards

Every year we select local students to receive a $1,000 scholarship towards college or university. We are pleased to announce this year's ten recipients:

  1. Kathryn SchneiderWilson HS-2017attending BRCC-nursing
  2. Jonathan Wangler   Wilson HS 2017attending Va Tech, member of Core of Cadets, National Security and Foreign Affairs
  3. Taylor Bauer     Longwood CollegeElem. and Sp. Ed
  4. Carly EdwardsVa. Tech, Biological Systems Engineering
  5. Rebecca PerelesWHS-2017, attending Vanderbilt Univ., Biomedical Engineering
  6. Micalah MorrisonWHS-2017,  Widener Univ. Biomedical Engineering, minor Mechanical Engineering
  7. Isabelle LeeRandolph Macon College,  History and Classical Ed., minor-Secondary Ed  
  8. Julia WatsonJMUMath and Secondary Ed.
  9. Mikayla RushWilson HS-2017UVA, Human Biology leading to pre-med
  10. Stephanie BrooksBridgewater, English with Am. Studies Concentration pursing secondary teaching career

All of the recipients had GPAs higher than 3.7. These students belong to an average of 3-5 organizations, many holding officer positions, and represent thousands of hours in community service.