Category Archives: Scholarships

Jeffrey Wiener Scholarship in jeopardy

Steve Coulter Trumbull Times For Jonathan Weil, the memory of September 11, 2001 can be recalled, vividly, as if it happened yesterday. The 1986 graduate of Trumbull High School was three blocks from the towers when they fell on that infamous day. While the second-year teacher and his classroom full of high school English students were […]

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Annual scholarship fundraiser Saturday in memory of 9/11 victim Josh Piver

Joe Wojtas The Day Stonington — The annual summer fundraiser to raise money for the Josh Piver Memorial Scholarship will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the home of Selectman Rob Simmons and his wife, Heidi, at 268 North Main St. Piver, a Stonington High School graduate and soccer player, was 23 when […]

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Texas College Pledges Full Scholarship to Child of Fallen FDNY or NYPD Officer

Joseph Stepansky  NY Daily News A Lone Star State public college has pledged a full scholarship to the child of a fallen officer or firefighter from the New York City area. The University of Texas at Austin is the first college to partner with the Silver Shield Foundation to offer the scholarship program — part […]

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