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High school seniors receive $1,000 scholarships from Poland Spring

14 Maine high schoolers furthering their education in engineering, biology, and forestry each received a $1,000 scholarship.

POLAND, MAINE, Maine — Editor's note: The above video aired in February.

Fourteen Maine high school seniors interested in studying engineering, biology, and forestry received $1,000 scholarships from Poland Spring Water. 

In a press release, the Maine-based water brand said the students applied to the annual Good Science Scholarships by writing essays explaining what environmental stewardship means to them. Applications were reviewed and awarded by a Poland Spring Selection Committee. 

“The Class of 2021 has faced so many challenges over the past year,” said Heather Printup, Community Relations Manager for Poland Spring. “We are proud to make a positive impact in our local communities and help to inspire the next generation of environmental stewards by supporting educational programs such as Poland Spring Good Science Scholarships in area communities.”

This year’s postsecondary scholarship recipients are:

Poland Regional High School

  • Collin Carrier
  • Tyler Hatch

Gray-New Gloucester High School

  • William Maines
  • Amelia Cobb
  • Keagan Brooks
  • Autumn Ouellette

Mt. Abram High School

  •  Cade Tooker

Bonny Eagle High School

  • Joseph Skvorak
  • Jacob Humphrey
  • John Abel Sullivan
  • Nicole Norman
  • Benjamin Tibbetts

Fryeburg Academy High School

  •  Berke Sabaz
  •  Armel Meloji