Bradley awarded Schwaner scholarship

Bradley awarded Schwaner scholarship

CUMBERLAND - The Boys & Girls Club of Cumberland-Lincoln has awarded the 2013 Walter S. Schwaner Sr. Memorial Scholarship to Benjamin Bradley, a 2013 graduate of Cumberland High School and a freshman at Saint Joseph's University in Pennsylvania, where he is studying actuarial science.

The $1,000 scholarship is named after a man who was instrumental in the building of the Boys & Girls Club of Cumberland-Lincoln swimming pool. Schwaner also served as club president and was active in the formation of the organization in 1956. The recipient each year is selected by members of the Schwaner family.

Applications for the 2014 Schwaner Sr. memorial scholarship will be available beginning March 1, 2014 at the Boys & Girls Club, 1 James McKee Way, Cumberland, and in Cumberland or Lincoln high school guidance offices.

Call 401-333-4850.