Tara L. Riedley Foundation awards scholarships

On May 21st, New Hope-Solebury High School seniors Timothy Czupich and Andrew Duncan were presented scholarships during an awards program by Alison Snell at the school.

Alison serves on the Board of Directors for the Tara L. Riedley Foundation. The recipients received $1,500 each.

The Tara L. Riedley Scholarship was established in 2009. Tara graduated from New Hope-Solebury High School in 1996. She was a graduate of Duke University and Boston College Law School, and worked as a lawyer in San Francisco, until her untimely passing in 2008.

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The College Match Guru: Helping students choose the right college

by June Portnoy

Paying for your child’s college tuition is the largest investment you’ll ever make, with the exception of buying a home. It’s no surprise that choosing the wrong college can be a very costly mistake.

Statistics show that more than 30% of college students transfer, and typically less than half of college credits transfer. Choosing the wrong college can also mean missing out on scholarships and institutional aid that can dramatically reduce college costs.   These are all good reasons you should contact Jeff Sibner at College Match Guru (CMG).

“My goal is to help college-bound students compile a list of colleges or universities that they will feel enthusiastic and comfortable about attending,” explains Jeff, an independent educational consultant. “I match students with colleges that meet all their needs, not just academically, but financially, socially and geographically.”

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Rotary Club of Doylestown presents scholarships to three CB High School seniors

The Rotary Club of Doylestown presented three high school seniors from Central Bucks School District with the first $1000 installment of a renewable scholarship on May 28th.

The students who received scholarships are Adrianna Vernace, Central Bucks High School East; James Kellerher, Central Bucks High School West; and Margaret Mary Walsh, Central Bucks High School South. The scholarships are intended to help the students finance their continued education and are renewable for three additional years to students who maintain their academic standing while actively participating in community service activities.

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Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge presents scholarship awards

by June Portnoy

The Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge (PNL) #2665 awarded $7,500 worth of scholarships to nine area graduating high school seniors, six of whom attend Bucks County high schools, and one additional Bucks County Community College (BCCC) student, during its Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner, held earlier this month at the Morrisville Senior Center.

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Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge presents scholarship awards

by June Portnoy

The Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge (PNL) #2665 awarded $7,500 worth of scholarships to nine area graduating high school seniors, six of whom attend Bucks County high schools, and one additional Bucks County Community College (BCCC) student, during its Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner, held earlier this month at the Morrisville Senior Center.

Funding for the scholarships was provided by the PNL C&E (Cultural & Educational) Foundations, a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization, and PNL’s philanthropic arm.

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Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge presents scholarship awards

by June Portnoy

The Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge (PNL) #2665 awarded $7,500 worth of scholarships to nine area graduating high school seniors, six of whom attend Bucks County high schools, and one additional Bucks County Community College (BCCC) student, during its Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner, held earlier this month at the Morrisville Senior Center.

Funding for the scholarships was provided by the PNL C&E (Cultural & Educational) Foundations, a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization, and PNL’s philanthropic arm.

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Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge presents scholarship awards

by June Portnoy

The Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge (PNL) #2665 awarded $7,500 worth of scholarships to nine area graduating high school seniors, six of whom attend Bucks County high schools, and one additional Bucks County Community College (BCCC) student, during its Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner, held earlier this month at the Morrisville Senior Center.

Funding for the scholarships was provided by the PNL C&E (Cultural & Educational) Foundations, a registered 501 (c)3 charitable organization, and PNL’s philanthropic arm.

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Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge presents scholarship awards

by June Portnoy

The Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge (PNL) #2665 awarded $7,500 worth of scholarships to nine area graduating high school seniors, six of whom attend Bucks County high schools, and one additional Bucks County Community College (BCCC) student, during its Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner, held earlier this month at the Morrisville Senior Center.

Funding for the scholarships was provided by the PNL C&E (Cultural & Educational) Foundations, a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization, and PNL’s philanthropic arm.

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Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge presents scholarship awards

by June Portnoy

The Yardley/Newtown Piazza Nuova Lodge (PNL) #2665 awarded $7,500 worth of scholarships to nine area graduating high school seniors, six of whom attend Bucks County high schools, and one additional Bucks County Community College (BCCC) student, during its Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner, held earlier this month at the Morrisville Senior Center.

Funding for the scholarships was provided by the PNL C&E (Cultural & Educational) Foundations, a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization, and PNL’s philanthropic arm.

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Puerto Rican Cultural Association offering two scholarships

The Puerto Rican Cultural Association of Bucks County (PRCABC) is currently offering two $250 scholarships. Applicants must be Hispanic or actively involved in the Hispanic community, have a GPA of 3.4 or better, be a graduating student from a high school in the U.S., be a U.S. citizen residing in Bucks County, be accepted by a college or University, and demonstrate financial need.

Applicants are to submit an essay of no more than 500 words expressing their course of study, GPA, involvement in the community, plus a letter from an advisor or head of community program that describes their character and hours spent helping with the program.

For more information, contact Nereida by calling 215-439-6619 or mail your application to PRCABC, PO Box-1035, Bristol, PA 19007. Deadline for applications is May 25th.

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