Vernon Rotary names scholarship winners

Vernon. Three Vernon seniors earn scholarships from the Vernon Rotary Club to assist in the cost of college. Scholarships were awarded to Hailey Minter, Hannah Van Blarcom and Larissa Trongon.

15 Jun 2020 | 03:13

In the midst the pandemic, Vernon seniors submitted essays to the Vernon Rotary Club in hopes of being granted a Scholarship or Award to help with the cost of college.

Each year, the Vernon Rotary grants three Citizenship Awards and one “Amos Phillips Scholarship” Award. Four thousand dollars, four awards, and one recipient may receive both. Since the club was founded, Vernon Township students have been awarded $192,000.

This year’s Vernon Rotary award recipients are:

The Amos Phillips Memorial Scholarship went to Hailey Minter

The Vernon Township Rotary Citizenship Award was given to Hannah Van Blarcom, Larissa Trongon, Hailey Minter