Richfield Springs Graduates Earn Clark Awards

The Clark Foundation announced area first-year college scholarship grants were given to 197 students, totaling $752,400.


Students receive Clark Foundation Scholarships based on academic achievement, citizenship qualities and service to their communities and schools.


Approximately 700 students presently attending institutions of higher learning will be eligible for renewal of Clark Foundation grants for the next academic year.


The Foundation anticipates providing over $4.1 million in scholarships for the coming year. Close to 14,800 students have participated in the Program since its inception in 1961.


Among the recipients were the following students Richfield Springs Central School:


Molly Anne Bobnick

Claire Anne Collins

Elaina Rose Johnson

Isabel Martinez

Brooke L. McCord

Roberta Natasha Schaefer-Gilbert

Kalie Elizabeth Talbot-Evangelow

Also chosen were students from Owen D. Young Central School

Riley Marie Hajczewski

Jayne Snyder

Daniel Teleki



The full story is in this week's edition of the newspaper.