Mattapoisett Lions Club Awards two $2,500 Scholarship
2018 Peter Hodges Memorial Scholarship Award
Awarded to: Alexandra Hulsebosch, a senior at Old Rochester, will be attending Boston College in the fall and majoring in economics.
Alisha Mackin also a senior at Old Rochester will be attending UMass Amherst and majoring in animal sciences.
Both were chosen on the merits of their community service, academics and career goals.
Funds for this award are raised through charitable events run by the Mattapoisett Lions Club throughout the year, including Harbor Days, an annual festival held in Shipyard Park every July and attended by up to 10,000 people.
To qualify, a graduating high school student enrolled in their first year of a recognized college or university, must be a resident of the Tri-Town area and have demonstrated service to the community. Special consideration will be given to those looking towards a career in an eye sight related field.