2022 Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship Recipients

Posted by on Jun 26, 2022 in events | 0 comments

We had another great group of Dallastown Area High School (DAHS) students that applied for the 2022 Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship.   The memorial scholarship award committee decided to provide a scholarship to both Michaela Long and Kaden Kashner.  Michaela was a student council representative all four years at Dallastown Area High School and elected Class President during her senior year.   She participated in numerous school activities supporting the community to include the Mini-Thon which assists families with pediatric cancer.  She was also active with the school Interact Club and the Health STAT Club.  Michaela was a teacher at B*Dazzled Dance Studios  and a youth coach of the On-Core Competition Dance Team  This fall she will be pursuing a Psychology degree at Virginia Tech.  Kaden Kashner played varsity soccer and coached a girls U12 soccer team.  He has written hundreds of letters to servicemembers overseas as part of Operation Gratitude.  Kaden will be pursuing a degree in Business Management at the University of Pittsburgh. Kaden and Michaela are the thirteenth and fourteenth recipients of the $5,000 Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship.  We wish Kaden and Michaela much success as they embark on their college...

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2022 Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship

Posted by on Jan 14, 2022 in events | 0 comments

The Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Fund seeks to assist Dallastown High School seniors who have strength of character, a strong academic record, commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, and a desire to contribute to society. AMOUNT:  The scholarship in the amount of $5,000 for tuition and books will be paid out as a lump sum award. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: The eligibility criteria for the Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship are as follows: Enrolled full time as a high school senior progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2022, with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation. A strong commitment to pursuing and completing a post-secondary program at an accredited institution. Involvement in co-curricular and community service activities. Past and continued good behavior, both in and out of school. United States citizenship. APPLICATION PROCEDURES: To apply for the Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship all documentation must be postmarked or emailed by March 25, 2022. Students must submit the Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship application. Be as complete as possible while filling out this application.  Incomplete applications will not be considered. Forms must be typed or neatly printed. Students must submit their official high school transcript. Students must submit two recommendation letters from either a teacher, coach, principal. guidance counselor, or employer. Each applicant will be evaluated based on following areas: High School WGPA Strength of recommendation letters Applicant’s extra-curricular activities and honors, work experience, leadership positions and distinguishing qualifications Career aspirations based on content, and clarity of ambitions Please mail all supporting documents to the following address: Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Fund Po Box 618 Sun Prairie, WI 53590 Email:  tribute2daren@gmail.com The scholarship award will be presented at the 2022 Dallastown Senior Awards Ceremony or through email notification if the event is changed due to the Coronavirus...

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2021 Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship Award

Posted by on Oct 3, 2021 in events | 0 comments

Due to COVID 19 we opened up the 2021 Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship to all Dallastown Area High School (DAHS) seniors.   We received applications from over 25 well qualified students.  The memorial scholarship award committee decided to provide a scholarship to both Ryan Klutz and Lauren Garcia.  Ryan Klutz played lacrosse, and football.  He was a member of the National Honor Society from ninth through twelfth grade.  Ryan will be pursuing a degree in computer engineering at Virginia Tech.  Lauren Garcia participated in numerous school activities supporting the community.  She was active with the Big Buddy Little Buddy Program, served as President of the Health STAT Club, and was engaged with the school Interact Club.  Lauren was an active volunteer at the Country Meadows Retirement Community of Leader Heights.  This fall she will be pursuing a degree in Applied Health Sciences at Messiah University in Mechanicsburg.  Ryan and Lauren are the eleventh and twelfth recipients of the $5,000 Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship.  We wish Ryan and Lauren nothing but success as they embark on their college...

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2021 Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship

Posted by on Feb 7, 2021 in events | 0 comments

The Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Fund seeks to assist Dallastown High School seniors who have strength of character, a strong academic record, commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, and a desire to contribute to society. AMOUNT:  The scholarship in the amount of $5,000 for tuition and books will be paid out as a lump sum award. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: The eligibility criteria for the Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship are as follows: Enrolled full time as a high school senior progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2021, with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation. A strong commitment to pursuing and completing a post-secondary program at an accredited institution. Involvement in co-curricular and community service activities. Past and continued good behavior, both in and out of school. United States citizenship. APPLICATION PROCEDURES: To apply for the Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship all documentation must be postmarked or emailed by March 26, 2021. Students must submit the Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship application. Be as complete as possible while filling out this application.  Incomplete applications will not be considered. Forms must be typed or neatly printed. Students must submit their official high school transcript. Students must submit two recommendation letters from either a teacher, coach, principal. guidance counselor, or employer. Each applicant will be evaluated based on following areas: High School WGPA Strength of recommendation letters Applicant’s extra-curricular activities and honors, work experience, leadership positions and distinguishing qualifications Career aspirations based on content, and clarity of ambitions Please mail all supporting documents to the following address: Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship 1664 Sky Blue Drive Sun Prairie, WI 53590 Email:  tribute2daren@gmail.com The scholarship award will be presented at the 2021 Dallastown Senior Awards Ceremony or through email notification if the event is changed due to the Coronavirus...

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2020 Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship

Posted by on Feb 23, 2020 in events | 0 comments

The Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Fund seeks to assist wrestlers and band members who have strength of character, a strong academic record, commitment to pursue a post-secondary education, and a desire to contribute to society. AMOUNT:  The scholarship in the amount of $5,000 for tuition and books will be paid out as a lump sum award. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: The eligibility criteria for the Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship are as follows: Enrolled full time as a high school senior progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2020, with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation. A strong commitment to pursuing and completing a post-secondary program at an accredited institution. Involvement in co-curricular and community service activities. Past and continued good behavior, both in and out of school. United States citizenship. Member of the Dallastown Wrestling Team or Dallastown Band. APPLICATION PROCEDURES: To apply for the Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship all documentation must be postmarked or emailed by March 27, 2020. Students must submit the Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship application. Be as complete as possible while filling out this application.  Incomplete applications will not be considered. Forms must be typed or neatly printed. Students must submit a copy of SAT/ACT scores and their official high school transcript. Students must submit a recommendation letter from a wrestling coach or band director. Each applicant will be evaluated based on following areas: SAT/ACT Scores & High School WGPA Strength of wrestling coach/band director recommendation Applicant’s extra-curricular activities and honors, work experience, leadership positions and distinguishing qualifications Career aspirations based on content, and clarity of ambitions Please mail all supporting documents to the following address: Daren M. Hidalgo Scholarship 1664 Sky Blue Drive Sun Prairie, WI 53590 Email:  tribute2daren@gmail.com The scholarship will be presented at the 2020 Dallastown Senior Awards Ceremony or through email notification NLT than June 7 since the Coronavirus crisis has shut down the Dallastown Area School...

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