Three Area Students Receive $500 Scholarships From Cobb Hill

Cobb Hill Construction, Inc. is pleased to announce that they have awarded scholarships to three recipients for their annual scholarship program. The selected seniors from Merrimack Valley, Concord High and Bow High Schools, each received a $500 scholarship.

The recipients include: Kyle Carmichael, a graduating senior at Merrimack Valley High School, who will be studying mechanical engineering at the University of New Hampshire; Austyn Shea, a graduating senior at Concord High School, who will be studying construction management at the University of Maine at Orono, and Derek Gallagher, a graduating senior at Bow High School, who will be attending the UNH Thompson School of Applied Sciences this fall to also study construction management.

For fourteen years, Cobb Hill Construction has been dedicated to promoting careers in the construction, engineering, and architectural fields. To that end, Cobb Hill annually awards up to $2,000 in scholarships to deserving area high school seniors.

"All three graduating seniors were selected above all other applicants as a result of their demonstrated high ethics and dedication to furthering their careers in the construction and engineering fields," states Jerry Kingwill, President of Cobb Hill Construction. “Our industry needs young people of this caliber to make a career of building better and more energy efficient buildings to improve the future for all of us.”