On May 17th, New Hope-Solebury High School senior, Kelly Hayden, received the 2016 Malcolm Crooks Honorary Scholarship from the Aquetong Watershed Association. On hand to present the award was AWA Director and President Les Isbrandt and AWA Director and Secretary Jade Greene.
“Kelly Hayden was selected to receive the annual AWA Scholarship award on the basis of both her scholastic and community achievements. In addition, Kelly represents exactly the type of student the AWA wishes to honor in its Malcolm Crooks Scholarship program,” said Isbrandt, chair of AWA’s Scholarship Committee.
In the fall, Kelly will attend the University of Virginia and plans to major in pre-medicine and neuroscience. Majoring in neuroscience will further educate Kelly in such diverse subjects such as psychology, biology, genetics, chemistry, biochemistry, physics, and computer science.