Two from Cayuga CC Win CNY Accounting Scholarships
A Cayuga Community College student and graduate were each awarded $400 scholarships by the Central New York Chapter of the American Society of Women Accountants at its Annual Student Night on October 19 in Syracuse. Eleven Cayuga students attended the event, along with faculty members Dawn Matijas and Paul Shinal.
Winners were Lisa Witherbee
, a current accounting student at Cayuga, and Kara Blumrick
, a 2005 business administration graduate of Cayuga who is pursuing her bachelor's degree in accounting through SUNY Empire College.
They were chosen from applicants representing Le Moyne College, Onondaga Community College, and SUNY College at Morrisville.
Award criteria included grades, essay question answers, extracurricular activities and honors, career goals, and letters of recommendation.