The thirteen recipients of the 2012 Minds In Motion Scholarships, provided by The Allstate Foundation, received their $1,000 scholarships at a luncheon held in their honor on June 5th in the Ravens' Team Locker Room at M&T Bank Stadium. This year's guest speaker was Interim State Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Bernard Sadusky. Click here to view the brief video from the luncheon. (Updated 6/19/12, 10:15 AM)
This is the fifth year for this highly competitive scholarship program which awards $1,000 toward post-secondary education to each of the female and male senior student-athletes chosen who attend an MPSSAA school and participate in MPSSAA recognized sports. This year's winners are:
Evan Anderson – Hereford HS Danielle King – C. Milton Wright HS
Zachary Beil – Hereford HS Mark LaPointe – River Hill HS
Katherine Buehner – Arundel HS Russell Rollow – Wilde Lake HS
Joseph Cleary – Balto. Polytechnic Institute Emily Ruppel – Loch Raven HS
Anna Davis – Parkside HS Katherine Usiak – Urbana HS
Stephanie Honig – Pikesville HS Daniel Vitelli – Northwest HS
Christina Kaminsky – Glenelg HS
The MPSSAA wishes to thank each of the 600+ student-athletes that took the time and effort to submit an application. The credentials that are submitted are more impressive every year and make the selection process tougher and tougher. Best of luck to each of you in all of your future endeavors!
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.