Richard named to dean's list
BIDDEFORD, Maine - Meaghan Richard, daughter of Paul and Norma Richard of Charlton, has been named to the dean's list for the 2010 fall semester at the University of New England.
She is a 2008 graduate of Shepherd Hill Regional High School, and is majoring in psychobiology. She is also involved in intramural sports, ocean club and ecological activities.
Dean's list students have attained a grade-point average of 3.30 or higher out of a possible 4.0 for the semester.
W. New England honor lists
SPRINGFIELD - The following students have been named to the president's list at Western New England College for the fall semester of 2010. Students are named to the president's list for achieving a semester grade-point average of 3.80 or higher.
Timothy X. Piehl of Charlton, a sophomore majoring in engineering, and Melissa L. Sugrue of Charlton, a freshman majoring in management.
The following students have been named to the dean's list at Western New England College for the fall semester of 2010. Students are named to the dean's list for achieving a semester grade-point average of 3.30 or higher.
Amanda L. Gemme of Auburn, a freshman majoring in secondary education; Emily R. Bouvier of Charlton, a senior majoring in communication; Brian J. Montville of Charlton, a sophomore majoring in pre-pharmacy; Alyssa M. Chamberlain of Charlton, a freshman majoring in sport management; Michael J. Kirk of Oxford, a senior majoring in finance; and Kelly M. Robbins of Oxford, a freshman majoring in general biology.
Chamber offering scholarships
AUBURN - The Auburn Chamber of Commerce is offering scholarships to graduating high school students.
Two types of scholarships are available to senior students who reside in Auburn:
Academic Scholarship - Awarded to a student continuing his or her education in an accredited post-secondary school.
Career-Trade Scholarship - Awarded to a student who is going into a trade. Scholarship funds will be received solely for the purchase of tools for the trade.
Resident scholarships will be awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement, community/school involvement, financial need, essay responses and a potential interview with members of the Auburn Chamber's School/Business Partnership Committee.
The Auburn Chamber has awarded $225,000 in scholarships since 1975.
Additional scholarships will be awarded to an Auburn chamber member and/or their employees who have a senior student continuing in an accredited post-secondary school. Chamber member scholarship applicants are not required to reside in Auburn. The chamber is extremely pleased to announce that the funds awarded to children of chamber members will increase this year from two $1,000 scholarships to four $1,000 scholarships.
Chamber Member Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of parent/guardian chamber involvement and applicant's work experience, community and school involvement, essay response and a potential interview.
Scholarship criteria and applications for Auburn residents are available in the guidance offices of their respective schools and at www.auburnchamberma.com. This includes students who reside in Auburn but attend school out of town.
Chamber Member Scholarship criteria and applications are also available at www.auburnchamberma.com
All applications may also be obtained by contacting Eleanor F. Houbre, Director of Chamber Services, at (508) 753-2924, ext. 224, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for submitting applications is March 4.