Presque Isle native receives college scholarship
YARMOUTH, Maine — Eighteen Maine high school graduates who are studying various business programs at Maine colleges and universities were recently notified that they received financial assistance awards for the upcoming school year from the Patriot Insurance Company of Yarmouth.
The individual awards ranged in size from $1,000 to $5,000. Six of the awards were given to prior recipients.
Among the winners is Chandler Paradis of Presque Isle, a student at the University of Maine in Orono.
Maine Community Foundation in Ellsworth manages the scholarship fund assets and the student application process. An advisory committee selects winners.