Berger, Russo awarded Lions Club scholarships

Berger, Russo awarded Lions Club scholarships

CUMBERLAND – Scholarships of $750 each were presented to Mark Berger, of Cumberland, and Isabella Russo, of Lincoln, both graduating seniors at their hometown high schools.

The scholarship is awarded to students for their commitment and dedication through the completion of community service, as well as academic excellence.

Berger plans to attend Northeastern University to study data science. Russo plans to major in education at Assumption University.

Students applying for the scholarship had to submit a short essay reflecting on their high school community service project and their future plans to continue their humanitarian work.

For more information, contact Mark Jackman, president of the Cumberland Lions Club, at