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Forty Seniors Set to Receive a Scholarship from Pittsburgh Public Schools to Continue Their Education

PITTSBURGH May 11, 2021 – Today, Pittsburgh Public Schools announced 41 students in the Class of 2021 will receive an academic scholarship for post-secondary education. After an extensive application and selection process, the District will award $94,000.00 in total to celebrate and support seniors as they continue their education.

“The Class of 2021 has been tested this school year from a full school year of remote learning to limited in-person social activities. We want to provide some financial relief to these deserving students as they pursue higher education,” said Dr. Anthony Hamlet, Superintendent.

Please see below the full list of scholarship recipients.

Scholarship

Student Name

School

Amount

Alpha Delta Kappa (ADK), Iota Chapter Scholarship

David Ademoye

Brashear

$750.00

Perry Meder Family Scholarship

Gamar Muya
Katerina Bryan
JaMese Williams

Perry
Perry
Perry

$2,000.00

Perry Pens & Pearls Scholarship

JaMese Williams

Perry

$1,000.00

Allegheny War Oliver Scholarship








Tirzah Duncan

Grey
Weatherford-Brown


Dakota Castro-Jarrett


Deborah Mwadi
Abel Rukundo

CAPA

CAPA


Allederdice



Brashear
Brashear

$1,000.00

Barbara Standard Charitable Trust

Hannah Barsouk
Kayla Fink
Bria Pettus
Julianua Latham
Jadyn Gibson
Ciara Gordon

Allderdice
Brashear
Obama
Obama
Allderdice
Allderdice

​$2,000.00
$1,000.00
$1,000.00
$500.00
$500.00
$500.00

The Elizabeth Weaver Roth Scholarship

Madison Young
Roland Snyder

Brashear
Brashear

$750.00

The Daniel Belisario Academic Scholarship

Thuong Dong
Kiera Robinson

Brashear
Brashear

$750.00

The Galbraith McFadden Scholarship

Brookelynn Herrera

Brashear

$750.00

Pittsburgh Association of School Retirees(PGHASR)

Akriti Mishra
Braxton Allen
Nikko Poole

Allderdice
Obama
CAPA

$1,500.00
$1,500.00
$1,000.00

Westinghouse Research Scholarship

Robyn Arrington-Epperson
Darius Bruce
Camille Clemons
Duane Cooper
Kevin Fazzolari
Ladayja Floyd
Aniyah Lewis
Devonnte Livingston
Mariha Mohiuddin
Maroah Mohiuddin
Amari Richardson
April Moore
Shaliyah Scott
Jah'liyah Smith
Kandise Summers
Nicole Thompson
James Williams

Westinghouse

$4,000.00