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August 29, 2013 - For immediate release
The Westmoreland Bar Foundation recently awarded two college scholarships to participants of the county-wide Mock Trial Competition. The Mock Trial Competition is a contest comprised of area high school teams who compete in simulated legal trials. Winning teams proceed to regional, state and national playoffs.
Madeline Peters is a 2013 graduate of Franklin Regional High School. Madeline will be attending the University of Toronto to study Biology/European History. She is the daughter of Jerome and Jan Peters.
Caitlin Hensel is a 2013 graduate of Greensburg-Salem High School and a member of the winning county Mock Trial team. Caitlin will be attending Seton Hill University and will study Creative Writing.
Each student will receive a $1,000 scholarship from the Founding Fellows Fund of the Westmoreland Bar Foundation.
CONTACT: Diane Krivoniak, 724-834-6730