The Whitman & Hanson Dollars for Scholars chapter was a national finalist for Scholarship America's 2015 Affiliate of the Year Award.

The Affiliate of the Year Award honors and recognizes Dollars for Scholars affiliates that have performed outstanding service to their community and that exemplify the commitment of Dollars for Scholars, a program of Scholarship America, to making postsecondary success possible for all students.

"On behalf of Scholarship America, I would like to thank Whitman & Hanson Dollars for Scholars for their exceptional service to students in their community," said Bob Ballard, President & CEO, Scholarship America. "We are thrilled to recognize Whitman & Hanson Dollars for Scholars with this prestigious award."

Bob Ballard presents the award to
Jean Dean, chapter Co-Treasurer, and Mike Ganshirt, chapter President.

As a National Finalist for Affiliate of the Year, our chapter will receive a $1,000 award for our scholarship program.