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2005 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

Caddie Scholarship Award – Kyle O’Donnell
A caddy at Glen Ridge Country Club for the past five years, Kyle graduated from Montclair High School in 2004 and will be entering his second year at Essex County College. During high school he was an active member of the AFJROTC (Air Force) and the Teen Institute of the Garden State. Kyle is an accounting major and hopes to enter a branch of law enforcement upon graduation.

General Scholarship Award – Jessica Ho
A high honor graduate of Parsippany High School, Jessica has always recognized the importance of serving others and contributing to the community. In high school she served as President of the National Honor Society, Secretary of the Key Club and Vice President of the Academic Decathlon. Among her community projects, Jessica organized a collection of over $3,000 for the Southeast Asian tsunami recovery, created a living history tour for a local historic home, and traveled to Mexico to educate the youth about dental hygiene. She will be attending the College of New Jersey to study biology and hopes to either go into research or become a patent attorney to protect the research of bioengineers.

General Scholarship Award – Tina Hwa
Tina will be attending Harvard University where she plans to study government and go on to law school. She graduated as salutatorian of Whippany Park High School and is a National Merit Finalist, a NJ Governor’s School of Public Issue Scholar and a member of the WPHS SAT 800 Club. She was president of the Debate and Forensics Society and Editor-in-chief of the school’s literary magazine. She has been an active member of the Christian Testimony Church of Morris Plains and logged 150 volunteer hours of volunteer work at Morristown Memorial Hospital.

Scholar Athlete Scholarship Award – Kyle Petermann
Kyle will be entering his junior year at New Jersey Institute of Technology. He is in the architecture program and has found an interest in construction management/general contracting. Kyle completed a summer internship with Structure Tone, a well-known construction management/general contracting company. He worked on-site as an assistant superintendent working with clients, project managers, trades, engineers and architects.

Seton Hall Prep Scholarship – Robert Sykes
Currently a senior, Rob has been a first honor roll student throughout his three years at the Prep while working at Mondell’s as a cashier. He is a Seton Hall Prep Ambassador and hopes to attend New York University after graduation.

The Harding School Award – Nicholas Cherillo
Nick is a high honor roll graduate of The Harding School. He was a member of the baseball, soccer and basketball teams and his extra curricular activities include participation in the school musicals and peer leadership program. Nick has received the Harding “H” award for excellence in academics, character, school service and sports. Outside of school, Nick volunteers at the New Vernon Volunteer Fire Department Auction, Steak and Lobster Dinners and the Soup Contests. Nick will be attending Madison High School.

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2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012