The fourteen winners of the 2018 Minds In Motion Scholarship sponsored by the Allstate Foundation were honored today at a luncheon in the Baltimore Ravens' locker room at M&T Bank Stadium. Parents and select guests from the school and school system of each winner joined in the celebration which was highlighted by this year's guest speaker Josh Carroll, the Maryland State Teacher of the Year. Also providing pearls of wisdom for this year's class of recipients was 2017 scholarship recipient Katie Zehner from Bethesda-Chevy Chase HS and Yale University.
The 2018 scholarship winners are:
Jeremy Carter, Linganore HS Celia Parts, Towson HS
Christian Ciattei, Perry Hall HS Amina Ra'uf, Bowie HS
Erin Heritage, Meade HS Stephen Sabo, James M. Bennett HS
Ryan Holland, Montgomery Blair HS Sierra Smith, Aberdeen HS
Kelliann Lee, Poolesville HS Julianna Stevens, Fallston HS
Ian McGrory, Queen Anne's HS Anna Stevenson, Great Mills
Michael Meade, North Point HS Diego Thompson, Balto. City College
The MPSSAA is indebted to The Allstate Foundation who has sponsored this program since its' inception in 2008 and recognizes those who have excelled on the playing field and in the classroom. Applicants must be seniors with a minimum 3.25 unweighted overall GPA and have participated in interscholastic athletic activities sponsored by MPSSAA during their high school careers.
Students with an immediate family member (spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, ward, daughter or son and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) employed by The Allstate Foundation ("Sponsor"), Allstate Insurance Company, any Allstate Insurance agency and persons living in their same households, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win this scholarship. An eligible minor must have his/her parent's or legal guardian's permission to enter. Void where prohibited by law. Program is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.
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 building financial independence for domestic violence survivors, empowering youth, and celebrating the charitable community involvement of Allstate agency owners and employees, The Allstate Foundation works to bring out the good in people's lives. For more information, visit www.AllstateFoundation.org.