Endicott Interconnect Technologies, Inc. (EI) announced the winners of the 2012 Scholarship Award Program at a breakfast ceremony held for the awardees and their parents on Wednesday, August 15th. Scholarships were awarded to: Lauren Bonitz, daughter of Barry and Kelly Bonitz; Zac Dannelly, son of Warren and Brenda Dannelly; Joseph Griffin, son of Tom Griffin; Erin Savage, daughter of Neal and Linda Savage; and Michael Welte, son of Bob and Cathy Welte.
College scholarships are awarded to five dependents of EI employees wishing to further their education. Winners of the $1,500 award were chosen from a very competitive field based upon their academic excellence, extracurricular activities, community service and personal essays. Submissions were evaluated by a panel of judges made up of EI employees.
James J. McNamara Jr., President and CEO at EI, presented the awards to the winning students and their parents at the breakfast. “EI proudly sponsors this annual scholarship program in support of our employees and their families. These students demonstrate outstanding character and commitment to their community, as well as academic excellence and EI is delighted to be able to provide them with the means to help further their education. We would like to congratulate you on your accomplishments and wish you the best of luck in the coming academic year,” he commented.