The Zonta Club of Jamestown announces these three scholarship recipients from the area:
Shelby Melquist is the 2013 recipient of the Nell Newton Scholarship. Melquist, a student at Jamestown High School is a Co-treasurer for National Honor Society; does peer tutoring; and volunteers at the Marvin Community House. Melquist plans to attend JCC studying accounting.
Emily Indriolo, recipient of the 2013 Mary Bargar Scholarship, also attends Jamestown High School and is a co-VP for National Honor Society, Acappella Choir, Soccer, concert orchestra treasurer; All-State Choir in 2012; all while working at Wegman's as a cashier 20 hours/week. Indriolo has done volunteer work at St. John's Church and Fletcher Elementary School. Her plans are to attend RIT, majoring in biology and taking music courses. Indriolo's goal is to become a physician.
Pictured, from left: Shelby Melquist, Emily Indriolo and Caitlin Wuebbolt at the Marvin House in Jamestown when they joined The Zonta Club of Jamestown for dinner and introduce themselves at a meeting.
Caitlin Wuebbolt is the recipient of the Young Women In Public Affairs Award. Currently attending Southwestern, Wuebbolt spent one year in Argentina in a study abroad program, plays on the basketball and golf teams, is a National Honor Society member and has worked for Community Eye Care Specialists. She has expressed a desire to pursue a career in international agriculture and rural development.
The Zonta Club of Jamestown is a service organization of executives and professionals seeking to advance the status of women locally and worldwide. Zonta International has clubs in 67-plus countries across the globe, and more than 33,000 members. For more information about Zonta visit www.zontajamestown.org or Zonta International at www.zonta.org. For information about membership in Jamestown contact Shauna Anderson, current club president, at 386-7802.