At its recent Scholarship Program on June 18th, the Wayne County Community Foundation present five, $1,000 scholarships to deserving Wayne County resident seniors. These scholarships are sponsored by the Foundation itself, recognizing students who have demonstrated high academic achievements and service to their school and community.
At its June 18, 2019, Scholarship Program, the Wayne County Community Foundation presented ten, $2000 Leon Scudder Scholarships to deserving Wayne County resident graduates. This is the thirteenth year that Scudder Memorial scholarships were presented. The Scholarship Fund was created in 2004 in a bequest by the late, Leon Scudder.
The Wayne County Community Foundation and the Luke Rickard Family are please to announce that Colin Rickard, a graduate of Honesdale High School, is thisyear's Scholarship winner. This scholarship sponsored by Luke's family, is presented in memory of Luke Rickard who died tragically in 1994. The $1000 scholarship is presented annually to a senior member of the Honesdale High School Boys Basketball Team. The recipient embodies the ideals of sportsmanship, teamwork and perseverance in the pursuit of excellence.