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Prince George's County Seniors Awarded Scholarships
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Prince George's County Seniors Awarded Scholarships

 

 

Upper Marlboro, MD:  Sheriff Melvin C. High hosted a reception on  Monday, August 8th,  to present scholarship awards to four Prince George’s County high school graduates from the Class of 2011.  Sheriff High said the scholarship was established to honor county youth for dedication to their education and to community, and to encourage young people to aspire to be the best human beings they can be. Ten finalists were chosen from among the 43 applicants after which a selection committee of four chose the winners.

 

The Melvin C. High Scholarship recipients and awards are: Jennifer Pressley, a Gwynn Park High School graduate was awarded $1,500 and will attend Pennsylvania State University; Waalande Lintiso, a High Point High School graduate was awarded $1000 and will attend the University of Maryland. Nia Gresham, a Largo High School graduate, and Vincent Glynn, Jr., a Suitland High School graduate, both received $500 and are both planning to attend Towson University in the fall. 

For more information, contact the Prince George’s County Sheriff Press Information Office at:

301-780-2773. 

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