WORCESTER -- More than 100 students applied for Charter's 29th annual Scholar Athlete Awards, and 13 area graduating high school seniors were granted $13,500 in scholarships.
The graduates, one boy and one girl who excel academically and athletically, were nominated and submitted for the scholarship by coaches, guidance counselors and athletic directors from schools in Charter service area in Central and Western Massachusetts, and the communities of Hollis and Brookline, New Hampshire.
The Charter Scholar Athlete Awards presentations will be televised Monday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 1:00 p.m., beginning June 17 on Charter TV3.
Bromfield senior soccer standout Clara Wang, received a $1,000 scholarship. North Middlesex graduate, Olivia Dineen of Pepperelll, was the other local winner with a $500 scholarship.