070613 Altrusa of Laconia awards three scholarships (186 w/2COL pic Altrusa)

LACONIA — Altrusa International of Laconia recently awarded three $1,000 college scholarships to local women.
Stacey Gray of Belmont received a Dr. Alice Normandin scholarship, for a Lakes Region woman pursuing a degree in the health field. Ms. Gray is attending Rivier University in Nashua and anticipates degree completion May, 2014.
A second Dr. Alice Normandin scholarship was awarded to Jennifer Gibbs of Meredith. Ms. Gibbs is attending Lakes Region Community College in Laconia and anticipates degree completion May, 2014.
The third scholarship awarded was the Rose Emery scholarship, for a Lakes Region woman pursuing a degree in the education field, which was received by Jillian Vallee of Laconia. Ms Vallee will begin attending Southern NH University in Manchester, NH this fall.
Each year since 1963 Altrusa of Laconia has awarded scholarships to deserving young women. There are currently four scholarship designations & the organization accepts applications from mid-April through mid-May annually.
For more information about Altrusa of Laconia, including information on membership, visit the website: www.altrusalaconia.com


Picture Caption:
Altrusa International of Laconia President Amanda Amidon (left) presents a Dr. Alice Normandin scholarship for $1,000 to Stacey Gray (right) of Belmont. (Courtesy photo)