Gloucester Community Center awards 2 scholarships

The Gloucester Community Center recently awarded college scholarships to Payal Shah, far left, and Landon Merkley, far right. (Contributed photo)

GLOUCESTER — The Gloucester Community Center presented two scholarships recently in a socially distanced ceremony.
Payal Shah of Marshallberg was awarded the Woodrow and Mary Dudley Price Scholarship, certificate of achievement and a $50 gift certificate, according to a recent release. She will be attending the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill this year.
Landon Merkley of Harkers Island was awarded the Erma and Wermund Hansen Scholarship, certificate of achievement and a $50 gift certificate. He will be attending Craven County Community College this year. 
The 10 ceremony attendees included Ms. Shah's father, Mr. Merkley's parents, GCC treasurer Elaine Jones, GCC president Kevin Keeler and wife Annie, GCC vice president Dave Hansen and GCC secretary Pete Miller.

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