New York State Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Walt Whitman Principal John Murphy (back right) and Whitman’s Supervisor of Guidance Jon Macaluso (left) congratulate their 11 seniors who have been awarded New York State Scholarships for Academic Excellence.
Walt Whitman Principal John Murphy (back right) and Whitman’s Supervisor of Guidance Jon Macaluso (left) congratulate their 11 seniors who have been awarded New York State Scholarships for Academic Excellence.

Walt Whitman Principal John Murphy and Whitman’s Supervisor of Guidance Jon Macaluso proudly announced the winners of the 2018 New York State Scholarship for Academic Excellence. The awards are based on a formula using Regents exams in English, Algebra 2/Trig, Global Studies, American History and Science (3 exams).  These 11 seniors have been awarded scholarships that will be able to be used for any college or university in New York State for the 2018-19 school year. Congratulations to: Joanne Nguyen, Rachel Vaughan, Tiffany Chuen, Marissa Whelan, Hannah Braun, Max Eidinoff, Scott McEntee, and Shailee Patel, Joshua Joseph, Joseph VanGostein, and Kentaro Matsushima.