WISE Women of Blair County announced the scholarship winners for the spring term.
The scholarships are available to female residents of Blair County 21 years of age and older who have overcome adversity in their lives and are pursuing post-secondary education.
A total of $12,000 was awarded to the following women:
Taking part in the presentation of WISE Women of Blair County’s spring scholarships are (from left): Lisa Merschiltz, WISE Women president and scholarship committee chairwoman; Casey Fisher and Tracie Cobb Irvin, scholarship recipients; Florence Shuss, WISE Women secretary and scholarship committee member; Jean Jones, scholarship recipient; and Shamim Rajpar, WISE Women vice president and scholarship committee member.
n Jean L. Jones, associate in applied science nursing degree candidate at Excelsior College, Albany, N.Y.
n Casey Fisher, a student in the bachelor of science degree program for human development and family studies major at Penn State Altoona.
n Tracie Cobb Irvin, a student in the bachelor of science degree program for veterinary and biomedical sciences major at Penn State Altoona.
To obtain an application packet, visit www.wisewomenofblaircounty.org.
For more information, call 650-9493 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.