Governor announces winners of Carey Gabay Scholarship
September 03, 2019 08:10 AM
Governor Cuomo has announced the five winners of the Carey Gabay scholarship program.
Each will receive a free education at a state university. Gabay was Cuomo’s aide, and he was shot and killed in the crossfire of a gang shootout in New York City in 2015.
Among the winners is Samia Montgomery of Troy.
Despite the death of a parent and experiencing homelessness and food insecurity, Samia graduated from high school with a 95 average.
She’ll be attending, SUNY Oswego, and then she wants to attend law school.
Updated: September 03, 2019 08:10 AM
Created: September 03, 2019 07:37 AM
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