On behalf of the Character Council of Western New York,, Harvest Time Partners Foundation, and the Scholarship and Selection Committees, we are proud to announce the winners, runners-up, and semi-finalists in our Scholarship Initiative. We received 175 truly inspiring applications! The enthusiasm, compassion, and over-all character demonstrated by each of our applicants help make WNY a truly great place to live. We wish all of the students the best of luck in their post-graduate endeavors. Thank you for sharing your stories with us. Your strength of character will serve you well in your quest for success.
CONGRATULATIONS to the 2014
Character Excellence Scholarship Winners!
Our Three Winners will each receive a $1000 Scholarship
EMILY ARNOLD - KENMORE EAST SR HS
DAVID N. EVEN – ORCHARD PARK HS
CHRISTINE SEIBERT – CASSADAGA VALLEY CENTRAL SCHOOL
Runners – up
JESSE ERNEWEIN -FREWSBURG HS
NICOLE CARUANA – CLARENCE SR HS
HAYLEY PORTERFIELD – ALLEGANY-LIMESTONE HS
EDWARD CLEMENT BENNETT, JR – HUTCHINSON CENTRAL TECHNICAL HS
KAYLA MANSFIELD – PINE VALLEY CENTRAL SCHOOL
ALEXANDRA BEGLEY – WILLIAMSVILLE NORTH HS
KELSEY WRIGHT – ALEXANDER CENTRAL MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL
ERIN CARLO – HAMBURG HS
BRYAN WOJCINSKI – LOCKPORT HS
JACK BELTRAMI – CANISIUS HS
KAYLEE STOLTING – WILSON CENTRAL HS
SARAH BLOCK – WILLIAMSVILLE SOUTH HS
CAROLINE CHRISTINE BENSON – MAPLE GROVE JR/SR HS
CARL A. LOGRASSO – EDEN JR/SR HS
REBECCA A. SKAKAL – BUFFALO ACADEMY of the SACRED HEART
JULIANA SHANAHAN – WEST SENECA EAST SR HS
TEAGAN FARAN – WILLIAMSVILLE EAST HS
RYAN MERLAU – PIONEER HS
JOSEPH ANTHONY CORIO, JR – NIAGARA WHEATFIELD SR HS
EMILY GRACE MARSH – CASSADAGA VALLEY CENTRAL SCHOOL
SHEILA HAWKINS – BUFFALO ACADEMY FOR VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS
$1000 Scholarships Offered to Three High School Seniors for post-secondary education
Harvest Time Partners, in collaboration with The Character Council of Western New York, is pleased to offer $1000 cash scholarships to three high-school seniors who exemplify character in their daily lives and who will be attending a college or trade school post-graduation.
The scholarships will be awarded to the most deserving high school seniors from public, private, parochial, or home schools, enrolling full-time in a college or trade school for the fall of 2014. Students must be current residents of Allegheny, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, or Wyoming or counties to be considered. The scholarships will be made payable directly to the chosen post-secondary institutions.
Awarded by March 15, 2014