Local students receive Everence scholarships

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Program encourages young people to explore the integration of faith and finances

Several students from the Souderton area have received Everence® college scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year.

These students are among 42 recipients of Everence college scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. The scholarship program encourages young people to explore the integration of faith and finances while helping them on their educational journeys.

More than 160 students from across the country applied for scholarships – a benefit of being an Everence member – for the coming academic year. Recipients were chosen based on academics, leadership, community involvement and responses to an essay question.

“We enjoy rewarding students who invest their time in helping their communities in addition to doing well in school,” said Kenda Mishler, Member Benefits Manager for Everence.

One student received a $2,000 scholarship, two received $1,000 scholarships and 39 others received $750 scholarships for the upcoming school year. Visit everence.com for a complete list of scholarship recipients and their photos.

Hannah Bohrer

Hannah Bohrer of Quakertown who received a $750 scholarship to pursue a degree at Bucks County Community College

Josh Ledyard

Joshua Ledyard of Bethlehem who received a $750 scholarship to pursue a degree at American University

Morgan Swartly

Morgan Swartley of Souderton who received a $750 scholarship to pursue a degree at Liberty University