Cape Gazette

Education Briefs

Apr 22, 2014

Milford Garden Club opens scholarship applications for Kent and Sussex students

The Milford Garden Club is offering two $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors residing in Kent or Sussex county. The scholarships will be awarded to students planning on entering the field of horticulture, landscape design, forestry, environmental studies or a related field. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 30. For more information about applications, contact Leona Langone at 302- 422-8070 or email

Cape class of 1984 to hold reunion Nov. 8

The Cape Henlopen High School class of 1984 plans to hold its 30-year class reunion from 6:30 to 10 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, at Irish Eyes in Lewes. Alumni are asked to spread the word and have classmates send their contact information (including maiden name and address) to and follow on Facebook at 30 Year Cape Henlopen Class of 1984 Reunion

2014 Balinski Leadership Scholarship announced

Francisco Madera, 305 Cubbage Drive, Lincoln has been awarded the 2014 Balinski Leadership Scholarship from Donna M. Balinski, a Cape Henlopen alumna. Madera will receive a cash award of $250 for his creative, three-minute video submission highlighting his leadership qualities.

The Balinski Leadership Scholarship is awarded to a Cape Henlopen High School senior who has displayed outspoken leadership qualities through a variety of community activities, which may take the form of a lead or management role at work; 4-H teen leadership experience; and social activism for animal, environmental or gay rights. The scholarship seeks and awards entrants who tend to take charge and lead, regardless of their economic or scholastic achievements.






Comments (1)
Posted by: Dave Frederick | Jan 02, 2012 11:59

A great choice for a major way to go Amber Jo!

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