Bay graduates receive Kiwanis scholarships

Pictured, from left, are Kiwanis scholarship recipients Mikayla Nemetz, Aaron Risch, Elyse Legeay, Philip Lally, Laura Colagiovanni, Nick Loufman, Madison Noren, Chris Gepperth, Alisa Busuladzic, Michael Rising, Amanda Cusimano, Emma Hoover. Not pictured: Chelsie Baylor, Mia Russell.

The Kiwanis Club of Bay Village awarded 14 college scholarships to Bay High School graduates from the Class of 2017. The scholarship winners were presented with their award at the Bay Village Academic Achievement Awards Night held on May 30 in the BHS auditorium. The annual Kiwanis Awards Dinner honoring the recipients was held at the Bay Lodge on July 25.

The scholarships, totaling $14,750 were given to the following students:

  • $250 Department Awards: Amanda Cusimano, Math; Chelsie Baylor, Science; Philip Lally, Language Arts; Mikayla Nemetz, World Languages; Mia Russell, Art; Madison Noren, Social Studies; Chris Gepperth, Technology; Michael Rising, Music; Emma Hoover, Family and Consumer Science
  • $2,500 Kiwanis Scholarship Awards: Alisa Busuladzic, Nick Loufman, Aaron Risch
  • $2,500 Kiwanis Key Club Awards: Laura Colagiovanni, Elyse Legeay

The Kiwanis Club of Bay Village , a community service organization, has served the community for 67 years. They have sponsored the annual Bay Village Academic Achievement Awards for the past 56 years and have awarded over $10,000 annually to deserving graduates of Bay High School. Kiwanis meets Tuesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. at Bay United Methodist Church..

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Volume 9, Issue 17, Posted 9:46 AM, 09.06.2017