DOYLESTOWN, PA, APRIL 22, 2009 – National Demolition Association presented five college scholarships to deserving students at the 37th Annual National Demolition Association Convention in Las Vegas.

“We’re pleased to present these scholarships to students who have demonstrated a commitment to serve the local community while maintaining a high level of academic achievement,” said Michael R. Taylor, CAE, Executive Director of the Association.

The Bill and Wanda Baker Scholarship was presented to Zoe Foy of Newfoundland, PA. Foy, a 2010 graduate of Wallenpaupack Area High School, was nominated for this award by Haines & Kibblehouse, Inc., Skippack, PA.  The Patrick H. O’Rourke Scholarship was given to Samantha Hartmann of East Stroudsburg, PA, a student at East Stroudsburg University.  The scholarship’s sponsor is Haines & Kibblehouse, Inc.

Jaclyn Nicole Miller of Quakertown, PA, received the National Demolition Association Scholarship.  The 2010 graduate of Quakertown Community Senior High School was sponsored by Haines & Kibblehouse, Inc.  Pamela Rose Kirkpatrick of Hatfield, PA, a student at Messiah College, received the National Demolition Association Southern California Chapter Scholarship.  She was nominated by Haines & Kibblehouse, Inc.

Seton Hall University student Laurel Shirk of Conklin, NY, received the Sims Adams Scholarship.  She was sponsored by Gorick Construction Co., Inc., Binghamton, NY.