The MPSSAA and the Allstate Foundation recognized the fourteen 2015 Minds In Motion Scholar-Athlete Scholarship recipients at the annual luncheon today in the Ravens Locker Room at M&T Bank Stadium. This event will be available for on-demand viewing by the NFHS Network.
This is the 8th year for this prestigious recognition event to honor those who have excelled on the playing field and in the classroom. This year's winners are:
Corbin Austin, Linganore HS
Adolfo Carvalho, Dulaney HS Obichi Onwukwe, Parkdale HS
Anna Ciattei, Perry Hall HS Emily Purnell, Mount Hebron HS
Julia Ciattei, Perry Hall HS Jenna Reimer, Steph. Decatur HS
Natasha Freed, Thos. Johnson HS Matthew Sciamanna, Bo Manor HS
Paula Kleyman, Churchill HS Hannah Simmerman, Great Mills HS
Annie McPherson, Dunbar HS Diego Zarate, Northwest HS
Elizabeth Oldhouser, River Hill HS
Applicants must have a minimum 3.25 unweighted overall GPA and have participated in interscholastic athletic activities sponsored by MPSSAA during their high school careers. The selected male and female recipients will receive a $1,000 scholarship at the luncheon on Thursday, May 28th. This year's guest speaker will be Jackie Boswell, Head Women's Basketball Coach at Stevenson University.
About The Allstate Foundation - Established in 1952, The Allstate Foundation is an independent, charitable organization made possible by subsidiaries of The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL). Through partnerships with nonprofit organizations across the country, The Allstate Foundation brings the relationships, reputation and resources of Allstate to support innovative and lasting solutions that enhance people's well-being and prosperity. With a focus on teen safe driving and building financial independence for domestic violence survivors, The Allstate Foundation also promotes safe and vital communities; tolerance, inclusion, and diversity; and economic empowerment. Over the last 60 years, the Foundation has contributed nearly $300 million to organizations and projects in communities throughout the nation. For more information, visit www.allstatefoundation.org.