The Elk County Community Foundation recently announced the SGL Carbon, LLC scholarship winners. Human Resources Manager, Kathy Kennedy, from SGL Carbon met with students who were selected to be awarded $500 each in the form of a scholarship from SGL Carbon, LLC. Pictured from left to right, Matt Dippold, ECC, Kathy Kennedy SGL, Autumn Majchrzak and Matthew Krull from SMA. The other winner from ECC was MaKenzie Cashmer who was absent from the picture. Ms. Kennedy encouraged the students to work hard and congratulated them on being chosen for this award.
SGL Group – The Carbon Company – is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of carbon-based products. SGL has supported local students with this scholarship for seven years. The scholarship is administered by the Elk County Community Foundation distributed over $193,000 in 2018. These scholarships recognize high school seniors who have displayed outstanding qualities in academic achievement, leadership, and community service.
The Elk County Community Foundation Board extends their gratitude to SGL who has seen a need and believes in the youth of today. Anyone interested in establishing a scholarship can contact the Foundation at 814-834-2125 or get more information from the website, www.elkcountyfoundation.com.