The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

March 18, 2008

High school seniors may apply for these awards


The Community Foundation of Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio has these educational scholarships available to local graduating high school seniors:

Brookfield High School — Steven Chavara Memorial Scholarship, Virginia Larimer Scholarship Fund, Ty Longley Memorial Fund, Dr. A.M. O’Brien Scholarship Fund Brenda Rae Haun Memorial Fund, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation and Wolves Club of Farrell Scholarship

Commodore Perry High School, Sandy Creek Township — Deist Millennium Eagle Foundation Scholarship, Nancy E. Hawthorne Scholarship Fund, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Bruce Powell Award Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation and David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship.

Farrell High School — Rebecca Jones Brysh Memorial Scholarship, Steven Chavara Memorial Scholarship Fund, Virginia Larimer Scholarship Fund, Michael Makar Award, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund Dr. A.M. O’Brien Scholarship Fund, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship and Wolves Club of Farrell Scholarship.

* George Junior Republic, Pine Township — David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship.

Greenville High School — Chris Bellich Memorial Educational Scholarship Fund, Mel Berry Wrestling Scholarship Fund, David H. Clelland Award Fund, “Spike” Cooper Scholarship, Deist Millennium Eagle Foundation Scholarship, Greenville Are School District Academic Booster Club Award, Greenville Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship Fund, Dale Edward Haws Memorial Scholarship Fund, Wes1ey S. Hodge Scholarship Fund, Kristal Johnson Chappell Award, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Paul J. Miller Award, Orpheus Music Award, Rowley Public Speaking Award, Kenzie Evon Royer Cheerleading Scholarship, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship, Rodney K. Wentling Scholarship Fund and Merry D. Wise Scholarship Fund.

Grove City High School — Roger Flynn Scholarship, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation and David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship.

Hickory High School, Hermitage — Artman/Hermitage Educational Foundation: Ryan A. Bonner Fund, Rev. William M. Brest Memorial Scholarship, Edgar Groves Music Fund, Robin Hertz Memorial Scholarship Fund, Gladys and Raymond Hillkirk Scholarship Fund, Don McKay Scholar Athlete Fund Moretti Memorial Soccer Fund and Sylvia Stull Memorial Scholarship Fund; Ashley Ann Bryan Memorial Scholarship, Greg R. Cardille Memorial Fund, Steven Chavara Memorial Scholarship Fund, Brian Daniel Grgurich Memorial Scholarship Fund, Hickory High School Class of 1951 Memorial Fund, Jong Sen Hsu Scholarship Fund, Hilary T. Kley Scholarship Fund, Kulusich-Buzzeo Music Education Scholarship Fund, Virginia Larimer Scholarship Fund, Jerry Lustig Scholarship Fund, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Evan Miklos Memorial Scholarship Fund, Jamesa Morrison Memorial Foundation, Dr. A.M. O’Brien Scholarship Fund, Sarah S. Ward Memorial Scholarship, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship, Sarah S. Ward Scholarship and Wolves Club of Farrell Scholarship.

Jamestown High School — Raymond and Mildred Bost Memorial Scholarship Fund, Deist Millennium Eagle Foundation Scholarship, Bob Gay Memorial Scholarship Fund, Donald Greggs Memorial Scholarship Fund, Merle R. Higgins Freedom Award, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Hugh P. McClimans Family Foundation, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation and David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship.

Kennedy Catholic High School, Hermitage — Steven Chavara Memorial Scholarship Fund, Jack Kerins Golf Scholarship, Virginia Larimer Scholarship Fund, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Dr. A.M. O’Brien Scholarship Fund, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship, Carol H. Wassil Foundation Scholarship and Wolves Club of Farrell Scholarship.

Keystone Education Center, Greenville — David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship.

Lakeview High School, Sandy Lake Township — Charlton Dental Professional Scholarship Fund, Hester A. Craig Memorial Scholarship Fund, Deist Millennium Eagle Foundation Scholarship, Carol Ann Eagle Foundation Scholarship, Leah Cristine Furey Memorial Scholarship, Sherri Rae Kerns Memorial Scholarship Fund, Lakeview Band Boosters Scholarship Fund, Lakeview Educational Foundation Scholarship, Mildred R. and Bruce A. Landis Charitable Foundation Scholarship, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Zachariah R. Miller Foundation, Memorial Scholarship Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, Stoneboro Lions Club Scholarship and David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship.

Mercer High School — David K. Anderson Memorial Foundation — John Philip Sousa Award, Rick Glenn Memorial Scholarship Fund, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Thomas O. Munnell Foundation, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship and Jerry Woods Scholarship Fund.

Reynolds High School — Raymond and Mildred Bost Memorial Scholarship Fund, Deist Millennium Eagle Foundation Scholarship, Dale Edward Haws Memorial Scholarship Fund, Darcy Mansel Memorial Foundation Scholarship, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Clinton Lucas Rossi Memorial Scholarship Fund, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation and David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship.

Sharon High School — Sandra L. Alexander Memorial Scholarship Fund, Steven Chavara Memorial Scholarship Fund, Emedio “Jack” DeBonis Scholarship, Carl R. Eirich Jr. Educational Scholarship Foundation, Joyce Grimenstein Memorial Scholarship Fund, Rebecca Lee Koborie Music Scholarship Fund, Virginia Larimer Scholarship Fund, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Dr. A.M. O’Brien Scholarship Fund, Sharon High School Class of 1950 Memorial Fund, Sharon Kiwanis — Peter J. Collodi Scholarship Fund, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, Brandee Simpson Memorial Scholarship Fund, David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship and Wolves Club of Farrell Scholarship.

Sharpsville High School — Steven Chavara Memorial Scholarship Fund, Virginia Larimer Scholarship Fund, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund, Dr. A.M. O’Brien Scholarship Fund, John L. and Dorothy M. Rust Charitable Fund, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship and Wolves Club of Farrell Scholarship.

West Middlesex High School — Steven Chavara Memorial Scholarship Fund, Virginia Larimer Scholarship Fund, Michael A. Marzano Memorial Scholarship Fund Dr. A.M. O’Brien Scholarship Fund, Lee Michael Shimshock Memorial Foundation, Tommy and Gertrude Thompson Memorial Scholarship Fund, David Michael Veverka Memorial Scholarship, West Middlesex Kiwanis — Peter J. Collodi Scholarship Fund and Wolves Club of Farrell Scholarship.

Wilmington High School — Crisci Scholarship Foundation and Dale Gilliland Scholarship Fund.

The Community Foundation also administers the fund for the Community Development Outreach Fund, Herald/FNIS Academic All-Stars Scholarship, Sara and Clair Hetrick Memorial Scholarship, Angelo and Jennie Mastrian Charitable Fund essay contest, Lou Rotunno Scholarship Fund, Sharon Kiwanis — Peter J. Collodi Scholarship Fund, Admiral Robert H. Shumaker Leadership Award, Strimbu Memorial Fund Scholarships, Mildred Uber/Robert L. McConnell Memorial Scholarship Fund, Weller Family Charitable Fund Scholarships and West Middlesex Kiwanis — Peter J. Collodi Scholarship Fund.

The Community Foundation’s affiliates are Shenango Valley Foundation, Lawrence Community Foundation, Northern Mercer County Community Foundation, Grove City Foundation and Trumbull County Community Foundation.

For a complete list of scholarships and the specific criteria for each: 724-981-5882; or on-line, www.svfoundation.org