JAY - Ward Lumber has selected Elizabeth Rafferty as the winner of this year's Sidney J. Ward Sr. Memorial Scholarship. Elizabeth is the daughter of Gerald Rafferty, Maintenance & Grounds, at the Lumber Manufacturing Division's Plant Maintenance Dept. in Jay, NY.
Elizabeth receives $1,000 for one year of college study. Elizabeth will begin her first year at Lyndon State College in Lyndonville, VT this fall and will major in Global Studies.
The selection process is based on scholastic achievement, community and extracurricular activities, personal aspirations and financial need. The scholarship was established in 1971 as a tribute to Sidney J. Ward Sr., who believed in encouraging and promoting college education, scholastic achievement and good citizenship.