Members of the Gamber & Community Fire Co. and the Oscar Brothers Family are pleased to announce that Sydney White and Wyatt Cox, both of Westminster, Maryland, have been named the winners of the 2019 Oscar Brothers Memorial Scholarship Fund Award.
The scholarship is jointly sponsored by the Brothers family and the Gamber & Community Fire Company and it awards generous funds for tuition to both students for four years. An additional bonus is awarded for each semester when honors are earned. This is the twelfth year of the scholarship program that is funded by the Brothers Family and managed by the fire company.
As part of the scholarship requirements, the winner is required to complete 40 hours of community service each year and must maintain a 2.5 or better GPA in college. The student must reside in Gamber & Community Fire Co.'s first due district.
Sydney graduated from Westminster High School in June and will be attending Messiah College in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. She will be majoring in biology with a concentration in biomedical sciences. She is the daughter of Pamela and Charles White of Westminster.
Wyatt also graduated from Westminster High School in June and will be attending Salisbury University of Maryland. He will be majoring in elementary education. He is the son of Tiffany and David Cox of Westminster.
Both students had outstanding academic achievement at Westminster, excellent test scores, extra-curricular activities, community service, and they both contributed excellent essays.
The fire company congratulates Sydney and Wyatt as this year's scholarship winners for their excellent applications and the membership wishes them well in their upcoming years in college.