First Financial Awards Scholarships to Local Students

First Financial Federal Credit Union awarded $3,000 scholarships to each high school within their field of membership.

Participating high schools included Baltimore, Carroll, Somerset and Worcester County Public Schools, as well as the private schools that we serve. Additional scholarships were made available to existing student members who attended schools outside of our field of membership.

First Financial is proud to report that this year we awarded 53 $3,000 scholarships to outstanding high school seniors; that’s $159,000 in awards.

The 2023 Eastern Baltimore County recipients of these scholarships are as follows:

Chesapeake High School,
Oluwole Omolafe

Dundalk High School,
Dawson Ethington

Eastern Technical High School,
Noah Duncan

Kenwood High School,
Amyah Davis

Our Lady of Mount Carmel School,
Christopher Nash

Overlea High School,
Elizabeth Ajayi

Parkville High School,
Angelica Fagan

Patapsco High School,
Abigail Long

Perry Hall Christian School,
Leah Iman

Perry Hall High School,
Paige Headley

Redeemer Classical Christian School,
Riley Douglas

Sparrows Point High School,
Ashley Cook

B.J. Joseph

Benjamin Joesph has covered news in Eastern Baltimore County since 2006. He started as a reporter with the original East County Times in 2006. He started East Baltco News and later in 2022.