PFF Memorial Scholarship Award

Each year, the Paternostro Family Foundation will present a scholarship to a deserving graduate of Hughesville High School who demonstrates esteemed qualities and work ethic, including dedication to academics, extracurricular activities, and the community in which he/she lives.  This gift is made in memory of former ELSD Superintendent, Thomas A. Paternostro, and his daughter, Kathleen Paternostro Morgan, HHS Class of 1990.

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Applicants must be a member of the graduating class.
  • Applicants must be attending college and/or joining the military upon graduation.
  • Applicants must complete the scholarship application, write a 500-word essay, and submit the materials along with their official high school transcript.

Please click on the link below to access the scholarship application, which includes submission guidelines and instructions.

Paternostro Family Foundation Memorial Scholarship 2018 Final

Previous Recipients Include:

Class of 2017: Amber Hicks ($500.00) and Landon Henry ($500.00)

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Class of 2016:  Heather Merrifield ($1,000.00)

Marthalie Paternostro (left), Foundation Secretary, joins 2016 scholarship recipient, Miss Heather Merrifield (center), and Foundation Chairman, Krista Paternostro Bower.

Class of 2015:   Megan Shaner & Olivia Treese ($1,000.00 each)

2014 Recipients: Olivia Treese (left) and Megan Shaner

Class of 2014:   Allison Russell ($1,000.00)

Kathleen’s parents, Tom & Marty, and her sister, Krista, present the 2014 Memorial Scholarship Award to Miss Allison Russell, left.

Class of 2013:  Kaylora Thompson & Kyle Bomboy ($300.00 each)

2013 Scholarship Award Presentation – (L to R): Marty Paternostro, Kyle Bomby, Tom Paternostro. Not pictured: Kaylora Thompson

Harnessing Hope. Living Passionately.

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