Mason Casey, son of Andrew Casey of Eagle Disposal.
Mason will be attending Messiah College for Ministry.
Jacob Martino, son of Chanda Martino of Keystone SWANA.
Jacob will be attending Drexel University for Mechanical Engineering.
Victoria Tafuto, daughter of William Tafuto of ARM Group.
Victoria will be attending Pennsylvania State University for Math, Science, or Engineering.
Nicholas Wigle, son of Shawn Wigle of the City of Pittsburgh.
Nicholas will be attending Pennsylvania State University New Kensington for Environmental Engineering.
Michael Dougherty, grandson of Kay Dougherty of Keystone Chapter of SWANA.
Michael will be attending Pennsylvania School of Technology.
Joshua Groff, son of Michael Groff of Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority.
Joshua will be attending Franklin and Marshall College.
Cole Santangelo, son of Joe Santangelo of Advanced Disposal.
Cole will be attending Pennsylvania State University.
Jacob Simms, son of Steven Simms of Lycoming County Resource Management Services.
Jacob will be attending Drexel University.
Keith White, son of Melinda Waltemyer of York County Solid Waste Authority.
Keith will be attending Temple University.
2019 Scholarship Recipients!
Madison Casey, daughter of Andrew Casey of Eagle Disposal.
Madison will be attending Messiah College.
Madison was also chosen by SWANA and the International Scholarship Committee as one of three international scholarship recipients. CONGRATULATIONS!
Vivienne Cooper, daughter of Mimi Cooper of Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority.
Vivienne will be attending Lock Haven University.
Jeremy Hoheneder, grandson of Joseph Hoheneder of York County Solid Waste Authority.
Jeremy will be attending Pennsylvania State University.
Lauren Jasitt, daughter of Douglas Jasitt of York County Solid Waste Authority.
Lauren will be attending Eastern University.
Veronica (Sally) Tafuto, daughter of William S. Tafuto of ARM Group, Inc.
Sally will be attending Ohio State University.
Paula Groff, daughter of Michael Groff of Lancaster County Solid Waste Authority
Paula will be attending Elizabethtown College.
James Dougherty, grandson of Kay Dougherty of Keystone Chapter of SWANA.
James will be attending University of Pittsburgh, Johnstown.
Alexander Laubsher, son of Lee Laubsher of Cummings & Smith.
Alexander will be attending Lycoming College.
Ashton Elvanian, daughter of Christopher Elvanian of McNeilus.
Ashton will be attending Bloomsburg University.
The Grant H. Flint Scholarship Awards Program and the Robert P. Stearns/SCS Engineers Scholarship
Category I award – high school senior entering junior or four-year college/university – any field of study. To be eligible, candidates must be the children or grandchildren of a SWANA Member (sponsor).
Category II award – university junior or senior studying something that has potential for a career in solid waste management. Please note that this is not strictly a science and engineering requirement. To be eligible, candidates must be the children or grandchildren of a SWANA Member (sponsor) OR a SWANA Student Member.
Robert P. Stearns/SCS Engineers Scholarship – graduate student studying environmental science, engineering or other field related to solid waste or resource management. To be eligible, candidates must be the children or grandchildren of a SWANA Member (sponsor) OR a SWANA Student Member.
Deadline to apply was MAY 1, 2021.
All completed scholarship application forms and corresponding documentation had to be submitted by May 1 to
Chanda Martino, Keystone SWANA Administrative & Marketing Director.
The Keystone Chapter Scholarship Committee members are responsible for reviewing and selecting local winners, and forwarding one representative for each scholarship category to the International Scholarship Committee for review.
Questions? Contact Chanda Martino or call (866) 467-9262