News Feature

Originally published in The Weekly Packet, September 12, 2013
Brooksville foundation awards scholarships

The Brooksville Education Foundation has awarded 23 scholarships of $2,000 each for the coming academic year to Brooksville residents pursuing post-secondary education. The students and the schools they will be attending are:

Cole Andrews, Eastern Maine Community College; Kalle Bailey, Rochester Institute of Technology; Nicole Bakeman, Bucknell University; Jasmine Bernal, University of Southern Maine; Mia Bogyo, University of Southern Maine; Tynan Byrne, Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University; Alice Carriveau, Eastern Maine Community College; Isaac Carriveau, University of Maine, Farmington; Nikos Christ, University of Rhode Island; Lillian Cousins, University of Tampa; Adam Groves, Plymouth State University; John Ludlow, Wesleyan University; William Ludlow, Northeastern University; Eric McVay, Plymouth State University; Joanna Miles, University of Maine, Orono; Tiffany Mitchell, University of Maine, Orono; Kevin Neal, Washington County Community College; Rebecca Poole-Heyne, Boston University; Jenny Powell, College of Charlestown; Lyndon Snow, University of Maine, Augusta; Sam Stahnke, Ithaca College; Hanna Van der Eb, Wellesley College; Schuyler Van der Eb, University of New England.

Founded in 2000, the Brooksville Education Foundation, formerly known as the Maryann Snow Bates Education Foundation, is a subsidiary of The Maine Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Inquiries about scholarships and other educational aid provided by the Foundation may be sent to PO Box 277, Brooksville, ME 04617 or seen at