Each year, Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s faculty and professional staff, all members of the Fulmont Association of College Educators (F.A.C.E.), raise monies to fund scholarships to be awarded to students based on outstanding academic success.
This year, five students were awarded with $500.00 scholarships provided by F.A.C.E. The students were announced and recognized at F.A.C.E.’s April meeting and will also be recognized at the Phi Theta Kappa Academic Awards Ceremony to be held at FM on Thursday, May 16.
Recipients of the “Returning Student Award” include Lisa Gandia-Bennett of Gloversville, a Liberal Arts and Sciences: General Studies major; Emma Link of Johnstown, a Business Administration major; and John Scunziano of Northville, an Electrical Technology major. Recipients of the “Graduating Transfer Student Award” include Matt McClearn of Johnstown, a Computer Information Systems major who will continue his studies at The College of Saint Rose and Brittney Oathout of Johnstown, a Liberal Arts and Sciences: General Studies major who will continue her studies in both Dance and Business Management at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City.