Collin Young

Rebecca Hall

Jorge Chamorro

Zachery Santaita

Collin Young has been awarded the Charles D. Gallagher Memorial scholarship, Rebecca Hall the Sophia Bano Bartsas Memorial scholarship, Jorge Chamorro the Peter Bartsas Memorial scholarship and Zachery Santaita the John P. Bartsas Memorial scholarship, according to Elko Lodge #15, F&A.M.

Each of these winners graduated with the Class of 2018 at White Pine High School.

Young will receive a $1,000 award from the Charles D. Gallagher Memorial scholarship. This award was begun in 1979 as a bequest in the will of the Late State Senator Charles D. Gallagher and is given for the benefit of a deserving young man in White Pine County. Over $41,500 has been awarded since the scholarship’s inception.

Hall will receive a $2,000 award from the Masonic Lodge in the name of Sophia Bano Bartsas. This award was begun in May of 2004 and is given to a deserving young man or woman attending the University of Nevada at Reno or Las Vegas or a Nevada Community College.  Over $17,000 has been awarded since the scholarship’s inception.

Chamorro will receive a $2,000 award from the Masonic Lodge in the name of Peter J. Bartsas. This award was begun in July of 1980 and is given to a deserving young man or woman attending the University of Nevada at Reno/Las Vegas or a Nevada Community College. Over $40,000 has been awarded since the scholarship’s inception.

Santaita will receive a $2,000 award from the Masonic Lodge in the name of John P. Bartsas. This award was begun in July of 1980 and is given to a deserving young man or woman attending the University of Nevada at Reno/Las Vegas or a Nevada Community College.  Over $40,000 has been awarded since the scholarship’s inception.

The three Bartsas scholarships are funded by the estate of the late Mary Bartsas of Las Vegas, NV.  These scholarships are administered and awarded by the scholarship committee of Elko Lodge #15, F&A.M.