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College Foundation Awarded Over $24,000 In Scholarships

Posted March 12, 2018 at 12:17 pm

The Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Foundation distributed $24,955 in scholarships during the 2017-2018 academic year to help aid students in our region. The money was spread across 22 scholarships, all maintained and managed by the Penn Highlands Foundation.

The College’s Foundation Scholarship Application is now open for the 2018-2019 academic year. It closes on Tuesday, May 15th. To be eligible for these scholarships, applicants must be accepted to Penn Highlands, have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and have registered for the Fall 2018 semester.

The following is a list of students who received scholarships in 2017-2018.

  • American Association of University Women (AAUW), Johnstown Branch Scholarship
    • Timothy Borish (Windber, PA)
    • Kiara Younkin (Salix, PA)
  • American Legion Home Association of Ebensburg Scholarship
    • Cody Hartman (Altoona, PA)
  • Anna D. Weitz Scholarship
    • Christian Jaramillo (Johnstown, PA)
  • College Employee Supported Scholarship
    • John Cicchitello (Altoona, PA)
  • Dale W. Miller Scholarship
    • Morgan Snyder (Huntingdon, PA)
    • Candy Jordan (Mount Union, PA)
  • Daniel and Diane Holtzman Scholarship
    • Heather Dietrick (Patton, PA)
  • Dr. Edward Haluska Scholarship
    • Faith Sodmont (Ebensburg, PA)
  • Dr. Walter and Kim Asonevich Scholarship
    • Kyli Foor (Huntingdon, PA)
  • Griffith Family Scholarship
    • Kyli Foor (Huntingdon, PA)
    • Candy Jordan (Mount Union, PA)
  • Huntingdon Hope Scholarship
    • Morgan Snyder (Huntingdon, PA)
  • Johnstown Regional Indian Subcontinent Association (JRISA) Scholarship
    • Jaydrik Hinton (Johnstown, PA)
  • Joseph and Joan Mangarella Scholarship
    • Quinn Earnest (Northern Cambria, PA)
  • Kathy Holtzman Memorial Scholarship
    • Heather Dietrick (Patton, PA)
    • Austin Burket (Johnstown, PA)
  • Krishan Bhatia Scholarship
    • Madison Crum (Windber, PA)
  • National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) Scholarship
    • Daniel Weaver (Somerset, PA)
    • Timothy Borish (Windber, PA)
  • Supporting Success Scholarship
    • John Cicchitello (Altoona, PA)
    • Kylee Lonsinger (Duncansville, PA)
    • Faith Sodmont (Ebensburg, PA)
    • Alexandera Ringler (Penn Run, PA)
  • Somerset VFW Post 554 Scholarship
    • Cody Hartman (Altoona, PA)
  • Stan and Helen Westbrook Scholarship
    • Kyli Foor (Huntingdon, PA)
    • Candy Jordan (Mount Union, PA)
  • Stoystown American Legion Scholarship
    • Cody Hartman (Altoona, PA)
  • Ursula Pawlowski Memorial Scholarship
    • David Shannon (Ligonier, PA)
  • Valenty Scholarship
    • McKenzie Fitzpatrick (Johnstown, PA)
    • Annette Thompson (Altoona, PA)
  • Windber Moose Scholarship
    • Hunter Thomas (Windber, PA)