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Joyce, Keys presented with Father Bendik, Petrasko Scholarship Awards
05-6-13

The 30th annual dinner was held May 2.
The 30th annual dinner was held May 2.
Misericordia University recently presented Shannon Joyce of Avoca, Pa., with the Father John Bendik Scholarship Award and Deborah Keys of Jim Thorpe, Pa., with the Father John Petrasko Scholarship Award at the university’s 30th Annual Student Affairs Leadership Awards Dinner in Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall on campus.

The Father Bendik Scholarship Award is named after Monsignor Bendik who was the university’s chaplain from 1981-1987. The scholarship is awarded to a rising senior in good academic standing who has a financial need and has demonstrated a record of broad and effective service to the college community. The first scholarship was awarded in 1988.

The Father Petrasko Scholarship Award is named after Father Petrasko who was the college’s chaplain from 1986-1990. The scholarship is awarded to a rising senior in good academic standing who has a financial need and has a demonstrated record of broad and effective service to the college community. The first scholarship was awarded in 1992.

Caption:

Deborah Keys of Jim Thorpe, Pa., left, and Shannon Joyce of Avoca, Pa., right, pose with Sister Jean Messaros, RSM, vice president of Student Affairs at Misericordia University, after being awarded the Father John Petrasko and Father John Bendik Scholarship Awards at the university’s 30th Annual Student Affairs Leadership Awards Dinner in Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall on campus.