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Leadership Lackawanna Awards Scholarships

Each year, Leadership Lackawanna awards scholarships to qualified candidates who need assistance paying tuition. Typically, these funds are set aside for individuals from non-profit organizations or who are sole proprietors. Due to the generosity of past donors, different scholarship funds have been established and continue to make a significant impact in our community each year.

The scholarship recipients for the Core Program Class of 2019-2020 are as follows:

  • Jasmine Ahuja of Jasmine Ahuja Realty received the William P. Rinaldi Leadership Lackawanna Fund scholarship.
  • Meghan Burns of the Greater Scranton YMCA received the Karen O’Connell Welles Leadership Lackawanna Fund scholarship.
  • Mary Endrusick of NeighborWorks Northeastern PA received the Margaret Briggs Leadership Lackawanna Fund scholarship.
  • Aubrey Fick received the H. Leigh Woehling Leadership Lackawanna Fund and The William W. and Mary L. Scranton Leadership Lackawanna Fund
  • Maura Mark of United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA received the Government Leadership Award of the Scranton Area Foundation, Inc.
  • Cara Sherman of United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA received the Margaret Briggs Leadership Lackawanna Fund scholarship.