Students Receive Scholarships

ALFRED – Two Chautauqua County residents have each been awarded scholarships to attend Alfred State.

Morgan Franchina of Gerry was awarded a $1,000 “Russo Family Scholarship.” Franchina is slated to graduate in 2013 from Cassadaga Valley Central School and intends to enroll in the marketing program.

Rachel Peterson of Frewsburg was awarded a $1,000 “1939 Alumnus Scholarship.” Peterson is slated to graduate in 2013 from Frewsburg Central School and intends to enroll in the interior design program.

The “Russo Family Scholarship” is awarded based on academic achievement and is made possible through the generosity of the Russo Family Foundation.

The “1939 Alumnus Scholarship” is awarded to academically talented incoming freshmen.