Jersey Shore FCU Announces Scholarship Winners

Jersey Shore FCU has announced the recipients of their various scholarship programs. The scholarships have been awarded to students who demonstrated outstanding academic performance, involvement in their community, and participation in sports or clubs, where many held leadership positions.

Katherine Dinh from Egg Harbor Township attended Egg Harbor Township High School and was awarded a $1,000 NJ Credit Union League Youth Involvement Board Scholarship. She will be attending Rutgers University in the fall majoring biological sciences on a pre-med track.

Sean Carey from Somers Point attended Mainland Regional High School and was awarded a $500 Benson/Hunt Scholarship. He will be attending Rowan University in the fall majoring in biomedical engineering.

Jacob Wimberg from Galloway attended the Atlantic County Institute of Technology and was also awarded a $500 Benson/Hunt Scholarship. He will be attending Rowan University and majoring in elementary education.

Brooke Mischlich of Mays Landing attended Oakcrest High School and was also awarded a $500 Benson/Hunt Scholarship. She is attending Stockton University and majoring in elementary education.

Elena St. Amour of Egg Harbor City was awarded a $500 Surf Club Scholarship for members aged 18-25 that are already enrolled in an institute of higher education. She is attending Drew University double majoring in chemistry and psychology.

Alissa M. Petrella of Somers Point was also awarded a $500 Surf Club Scholarship. She is currently attending Stockton University majoring in art and education.

Jersey Shore FCU President/CEO James Burns expressed, “At the credit union we appreciate the tremendous value of education and understand tuition costs are on the rise. To be able to assist these young men and women on their already bright paths is something we are very proud of. We are happy to award scholarships to these deserving students in our community and wish them continued academic success.”