Membership Perks (continued)

DSAV SCHOLARSHIPS

We awarded $3,250 in scholarships to area students who are preparing for careers benefitting persons with Down syndrome.  To date, DSAV has awarded more than $22,000 in scholarships to area students since 2011!  The awards were presented during the World Down Syndrome Day dance party, which attracted more than 300 DSAV members and their families. Five students were awarded scholarships in 2019:
 

  • Sophia Campos, a senior at Canfield High School who plans to study nursing

  • Logan Kish, a senior at Austintown Fitch High School who plans to study nursing at Youngstown State University

  • Hannah Mayberry, a sophomore at Youngstown State University studying communication, HR and nonprofit management

  • Madison Hurlbut, a senior at Howland High School who plans to study early childhood special education at Youngstown State University

  • Brittany Christmas, a senior at Boardman High School who plans to study radiology at Kent State Salem.