Past High School Student Scholarship Recipients

The Junior League of Pittsburgh awarded a college scholarship annually to a high school senior who served as an active volunteer during her high school career.  Applicants showed a dedication to helping others by completing at least 100 hours of community service during high school.  From 2003 to 2016, $29,500 in scholarships had been award to high school seniors.

The Junior League of Pittsburgh Scholarship Past Recipients

Year   Name                                        High School

1990 Samantha Garlick                   Perry Traditional Academy

1991 Melissa Haas                            Taylor-Alderdice High School

1992 Michelle Phelan                       North Allegheny High School

1993 Megan Rogan                           Penn Hills High School

1994 Kara Maris Csargich               Quaker Valley High School

1995 Jessica Gainer


1997 Elizabeth Moretti                     Springdale High School; Duquesne University

1998 Ellen Gray

1999 Patricia Thomas                       Schenley High School; Duquesne University

2000 Rebecca Schenck                    Denison University

2001 Jessica Buck                             Allegheny College

2002 Emily Carr                                West Allegheny HS; Eastern Pennsylvania University

2003 Amy Reisner

2004 Jessica Tattershall

2005 Erin Moran                              Baldwin High School; John Carroll University

2006 Melinda Gorentz                    Highlands High School; University of Pittsburgh

2007 Melissa McKinney                 Grove City College

2008 Lauren Zammerilla               University of Pittsburgh

2009 Anna Jon Sabo                       University of Pennsylvania

2010 Victoria Mikulan                    Shaler Area High School; Robert Morris University

2011 Darya Fischbach                     Allderdice High School;Washington University in St. Louis

2012 Jacqueline Clarke                  Barack Obama Academy of Intl. Studies; Howard University

2013 Samantha Wilczynski           Deer Lakes HS; University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg

2014 Tori Hill                                   Propel Andrew Street High School; Slippery Rock University

2015 Lauren Linkowski                  Mount Lebanon High School; University of Georgia

2016 Claire Dougherty                   Mount Lebanon High School; Dartmouth College

Rae Watson Scholarship

Awarded for three years in memory of our beloved Wear After Shop employee

1994 Asia Loar                                 Morgan State University

1995 Nicole Patrick                         Robert Morris College

1997 Megan Ruane                         Penn Hills High School; community college