The Sanilac County Community Foundation announces that Emma Bolam graduate of Croswell-Lexington High School, is this year’s recipient of the Mike Stevens Scholarship.
Emma will be attending Alma College to major in social work and minor in music. In high school, she played clarinet in both marching and symphonic band, drama club as stage crew, and National Honor Society. Emma is the youngest out of five girls, being raised by a single mom, Margo Bolam. She has shown Emma how to work hard, and that she has to work hard to achieve her goals.
The Mike Stevens Scholarship was established in 2005, in Mike’s memory, by his family and coworkers at the Sanilac County Department of Human Services. It is available to area high school graduating students who have maintained a 2.0 GPA and have been accepted for admission to an accredited college or university. Eligible students must have demonstrated the desire and determination to meet and overcome personal/family challenges or obstacles in achieving his/her educational goals.
This scholarship is administered through the Sanilac County Community Foundation (SCCF). For more information on scholarship opportunities through the SCCF, contact Melissa Anderson, Executive Director, at the Foundation office at 810-648-3634.