Foundation, family name scholarship recipients
The Clearfield County Charitable Foundation, along with the Deininger family are pleased to announce the following 2021 recipients of the Meghan E. Deininger Memorial Scholarship:
n Dana L. Heltzel, of Martinsburg, is a graduating senior at Central High School. Dana will be attending the University of Pittsburgh majoring in dietetics/nutrition,
n Gabriella A. Finn of Altoona, is a graduate of Bellwood Antis High School. Gabriella will be attending IUP Culinary School in Punxsutawney majoring in Culinary Management and is planning to specialize in baking and pastry.
The Meghan E. Deininger Memorial Scholarship was established by Meghan’s family to honor her memory and provide scholarship opportunities for students interested in pursuing higher education in fields relating to culinary arts and nutrition services.
Meghan died April 30, 2018.
She was a 2003 graduate of Bellwood-Antis High School, and she attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Penn State University.
In 2012, she earned a bachelor of science degree in culinary management from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh and was employed as a chef at City Fresh Pasta, Pittsburgh, and was a member of the American Culinary Federation.