Three selected for WPGA Scholarships

Posted May 1, 2013 - Western Pennsylvania Golf Association - Contact



The Scholarship Committee interviewed seven candidates on April 20, and they selected three students for the 2013-14 academic year. The program will include twelve scholars next Fall. All of the incoming group have outstanding profiles of extra curricular activities, academic excellence, and employee performance. The incoming students are:

Jacob DeWeese, Shannopin, caddie. DeWeese is a senior at Freedom Area High School; he will attend Penn State University where he will major in engineering.

Zachary Kirsch, South Hills, caddie. Kirsch is a senior at Peters Township High School; he will attend Robert Morris University where he will major in accounting.

Bethany Scott, South Hills, lifeguard. Scott graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 2011; she will soon complete her sophomore year at Edinboro University, PA, where she majors in accounting.

Each of the twelve students will receive $4000 in tuition assistance during the 2013-14 school year.