The Orange Scholarship Fund held its annual presentation and reception in June at the Case Memorial Library. Eleven students were presented with scholarships. Outgoing president Jean Virshup was honored for her many years of service. Guest speaker was Santo Galatioto, Jr. a former scholarship recipient.
Students awarded scholarships and their prospective schools are as follows: Jay Moon-Boston College, Olivia Pisano-WestConn, Cole Kuchachik-Sacred Heart University, Spencer Shephard-Lehigh, Jake Bronson-St. John’s, Katelyn Blake-University of California: Davis, Emily Berkeley-Connecticut College, Luke Nemecek-UConn: Stamford, Taylor Gourdier-UConn: Storrs, Hannah Hayes-University of New Hampshire, and Cailey Esposito-St. Joseph’s University. Also honored was Julia Potter who was awarded the Lions Club scholarship. She will attend George Washington University.
The Orange Scholarship Fund Association invites high school seniors in both public and private schools to apply for next year’s awards. Find us on Facebook.
Donations make these scholarships possible and are always welcome. If you or your child received a scholarship in the past, please consider making a donation. Donations may be sent to P O Box 1072, Orange, CT 06477.