This year the BIP had only one application for a scholarship, therefore:; the scholarship award presentation took place at the June 28th membership luncheon.
Lisa Colver, scholarship committee member, introduced this years recipient Carleton (CJ) Ward son of Janet Ward who is an employee of BIP member St. Andrews Lutheran Church. CJ is a graduate of Easton Area High School and will be attending Villanova University in the Fall majoring in mechanical engineering.
During the presentation Lisa summarized CJ's accomplishments. CJ is a member of the National Honor Society and graduated in the top of his class, he is an AP scholar with distinction, he has earned student of the month for Physics and Italian and placed 3rd in TSA Structural Engineering competition. He is a member of the Technology Student Assoc., STEM for kids, volunteers at the Easton Area Community Center, St. Andrews Lutheran Church and volunteered for the post-prom at Easton High School.
He received a stellar recommendation from his gifted support counselor, Nancy Smith that described him as an amazingly brilliant young man who is an Einstein-esque being. With the academic accomplishments in the forefront, CJ also plays for the Easton Ice Hockey Club and Easton High School Track & Field. When he has free time, he is an avid motorcycle enthusiast.
On behalf of the BIP we wish you much success in your future endeavors.
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