Hanover Township – DM AIRPORTS, LTD., operators of Morristown Airport, proudly awarded its annual scholarships to eight local seniors from Hanover Park, Madison, Morristown and Whippany Park High Schools for 2017. This marks the 17th year that DM AIRPORTS, LTD. has presented scholarship awards in the community.
2017 Scholarship Winners and Colleges of Choice
Hanover Park High School:
Amanda Bermel – Stevens Institute of Technology
Derek Saul – Duke University
Madison High School:
Paige Burnet – Washington University
Rachel Hall – Syracuse University
Morristown High School:
Charles Lia – University of Massachusetts – Amherst
Kathleen Merritt – University of Pennsylvania
Whippany Park High School
Julian Nixon – Rutgers University
Chloe Tai – Rutgers University
Each scholarship recipient was awarded with a one-time, $1,000 scholarship that can be used for tuition, books or other eligible fees associated with collegiate attendance. Since its inception in 2001, DM AIRPORTS, LTD. has awarded more than $263,000 in awards to deserving seniors from the municipalities that surround Morristown Airport.
“Participating in this scholarship program is something we all take a lot of pride in at Morristown Airport,” said Airport Director Bill Barkhauer. “We understand the value of a good education and are excited to give back to these students who will continue to have a positive impact on Morris County and beyond.”
DM AIRPORTS, LTD., the private company that operates Morristown Airport, funds the scholarship program and defines the selection criteria. Cherry Hill, New Jersey-based Scholarship Managers, a division of Career Opportunities Through Education, Inc. (C.O.T.E), receives and evaluates individual applications, and selects the actual scholarship recipients.