2019 GCO Scholarship
The Garden Club of Oakmont is pleased to offer a $2,000.00 Scholarship to a deserving High School Senior or post grad student pursuing higher education. In order to qualify, the student must reside in the Riverview School District. This does include home schooled and private school students.
The award will be based on the applicant’s overall academic performance, school activities, volunteerism, work history, financial need, as well as the answers to the essay questions.
All applications must be submitted on or before the deadline of April 9, 2019 to be considered.
2018 GCO Scholarship Award Winner
The Garden Club of Oakmont is pleased to announce the 2018 Scholarship winner is Marina Paulone. Marina graduated from Riverview High School. Her proud mother is Anette Paulone.
Marina will be attending St. Vincent College this fall, and plans to major in Dentistry.
The Scholardhip was awarded on May 9th at the Oaks Theater. On June 19th, Marina and her Mom were the guests of the Garden Club for Brunch at Oakmont Country Club. Marina was presented with her award and congratulated by all Members attending. Bravo Marina!
2017 GCO Scholarship Award Winner
fter an intensive competition among more than a dozen well-qualified candidates, the Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce Riverview High School Senior Kerrigan Sebastian is the winner of the Garden Club of Oakmont 2017 Scholarship. The award was presented on May 10th at the Senior Athletic and Honor Awards Ceremony held at The Oaks Theater. Kerrigan will attend Penn State Main Campus this summer. She plans to major in Marketing/Finance. Kerrigan and her mother will attend the June Meeting at the Oakmont Country Club where our members will have the opportunity to personally congratulate this impressive young woman.
Nadine Tomer, Scholarship Chair
Questions? Contact the Scholarship Chairperson at this email address:
2016 GCO Scholarship Award Winner....
The Garden Club of Oakmont is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2016 Scholarship is Riverview High School graduate Alexis M. Teitelbaum. Alexis is the daughter of Kim Teitelbaum, a member of The Oakmont Garden Club.
Once again, all of the candidates were impressive, qualified and deserving. It was a difficult choice for the committee members.
Alexis is planning on majoring in Education. Her ambition is to work with elementary level students. Alexis and her Mother will be joining us at the June meeting. Alexis will be attending Seaton Hill.