Crescenta Valley Town Council recognized six local students Thursday night its monthly meeting at .
Students were chosen by application and interviewed by council members. They were honored not only by the council, but also by Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
Scholarship recipients included:
- Elyse Nichole Gould, Vocational/Trade School Scholarship. Gould will attend Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising where she will major in Fashion Design.
- Molly Shelton, Community Service Scholarship. Shelton will attend Allegheny College in Pennsylvania to study Astrophysics.
- Ellen Kim, Post Secondary Goals Scholarship. Kim will attend Smith College in Massachusets to major in Government.
- Benjamin Marchman, Post Secondary Goals Scholarship. Marchman will attend UC Davis and study International Relations.
- Xochitl Clare, Academic Achievement Award. Clare plans to major in Marine Biology and minor in Theatre at UC Santa Cruz.
- Clare McCreary, Academic Achievement and the Lucille C. Seely Scholarship. McCreary will attend UCLA and study Pre-business Economics.
Allied Waste, SoCal Recycling, Dick and Lucille Seeley and the 3900 Block of El Caminito contributed to the scholarships for the seniors.
Each student had a chance to speak about where they were headed next. Clare McCreary also thanked the council.
“Thank you so much to the Crescenta Valley Town Council. We live in a really great community,” McCreary said.