Kathryn L. Brown Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student entering or presently in a Bible Institute who plans to study for the purpost of developing a ministry to youth.
Oneida County resident who is graduating from high school in 2017 and pursuing a careeer in criminal justice.
This scholarship is given in memory of Michael D. Sowich, who passed away in line of duty while attending the N.Y.S. Instructors Weekend at the National fire Academy in Emmitsburg, MD in 2007. Firefighter Sowich was a member of Sherrill-Kenwood and New Hartford Fire Departments. He also taught numerous firefighting classes throughout NYS.
We are looking for a high school senior from Oneida County who is a probationary firefighter or the son or daughter of a firefighter. This student has satisfactory grades and demonstrates outstanding community service.
Awarded to four graduating boys and girls. Parents are volunteer firefighters in a department that holds an active membership in the OCVFA. $500 for first year. Awarded to 2 males and 2 females.