The Zonta Club of Jamestown has awarded scholarships to three area residents.
Shelby Melquist is the 2013 recipient of the Nell Newton Scholarship. Shelby, a student at Jamestown High School, is a co-treasurer for the National Honor Society; does peer tutoring and volunteers at the Marvin Community House. Shelby plans to attend Jamestown Community College to study accounting.
Emily Indriolo, recipient of the 2013 Mary Bargar Scholarship, also attends Jamestown High School and is a co-vice president for National Honor Society, participates in the A'Cappella Choir, soccer, is concert orchestra treasurer; participated in all-state choir in 2012; all while working at Wegman's as a cashier 20 hours a week. Emily 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. Emily's goal is to become a physician.
From left are Shelby Melquist, Emily Indriolo and Caitlin Wuebbolt at the Marvin House in Jamestown, where they joined club members for dinner and introduced themselves.
Caitlin Wuebbolt is the recipient of the Young Women In Public Affairs Award. A Southwestern Central School student, Caitlin spent one year in Argentina as 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.