2013 “Words to be Heard” Scholarship Contest
Congratulations to our 2013 “Words to be Heard” Scholarship recipients! On May 20, each of the recipients was honored at a dinner held in Pittsburgh where they were awarded their scholarship amounts.
Listed below is each of this year’s scholarship winners with links to the projects they created to discourage underage drinking and driving and/or distracted driving. We congratulate each of them on their hard-work and creativity, and we thank every student who participated in the Edgar Snyder & Associates “Words to be Heard” Scholarship Contest.
2013 Scholarship Winners
$5,000 Grand Prize Winner
North Allegheny High School
Attending Duke University
Pine-Richland High School
Attending University of South Carolina
McGuffey High School
Attending Pfeiffer University
Windber Area High School
Attending Duquesne University
Gateway Senior High School
Attending University of Pittsburgh
Bellefonte Area High School
Attending Penn State University
The video below is from the scholarship dinner where Edgar had the opportunity to interview the scholarship recipients one-on-one about their submissions and future plans.
The “Words to be Heard” Scholarship Program was open to high school seniors in cities served by the firm, including Pittsburgh, Johnstown, Altoona, Bedford, New Paris, Everett, Loysburg, Saxton, Bellwood, Claysburg, Hollidaysburg, Martinsburg, Tyrone, Williamsburg, Nanty Glo, Patton, Ebensburg, Sidman, Northern Cambria, Cresson, Portage, Wingate, Bellefonte, Spring Mills, State College, Clearfield, Curwensville, DuBois, Flinton, Westover, Houtzdale, Philipsburg, Morrisdale, McConnellsburg, Waterfall, Warfordsburg, Huntingdon, Alexandria, Mount Union, Three Springs, Belleville, Lewistown, Erie, Corry, Fairview, Waterford, Edinboro, Girard, Harborcreek, North East, Albion, and Union City.