Schenectady hardware store celebrates 100th year in business
Schenectady Hardware & Electric is celebrating its 100th year in business.
The company is shining a light on its annual scholarship opportunity to mark the occasion.
The scholarship has been offered for 15 years.
The company’s current president, Chris Spraragen, has awarded two recipients the $2,500 scholarship.
The scholarship is available to the child or grandchild of a current or active member of IBEW Local 236, or of the management or staff of a signatory contractor of the union.
Applicants must be from a graduating high school senior and must have been accepted to an accredited two or four-year college or university or be a current college student.
Applicants may also be a current union member looking to continue their education.
The application deadline is May 1.
MORE: Lawrence Spraragen Memorial Scholarship – The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region (cfgcr.org)