Nine Rome Free Academy students have been awarded New York State Scholarships for Academic Excellence and were recognized on Wednesday, December 18th at RFA.
The scholarships provide financial aid for full-time study in approved programs at colleges or universities located in New York state. Students who were awarded $1,500 each are Erika Rizzo and Justin Watson. Students who were awarded $500 each were Ryan Nowak, Nicolas Ferretti, Reilly O'Shaughnessy, Jamie Fleck, Miranda Libby, Joseph Yoxall, and Elena Amoroso.
The award is given to students based on scores on six Regents exams.
RFA students who were awarded New York State Scholarships for Academic Excellence. Front Row left to right: Erika Rizzo and Justin Watson. Middle Row left to right: Joseph Yoxall, Jamie Fleck, Elena Amoroso and Nick Ferretti. Back Row left to right: Miranda Libby, Reiley O'Shaughnessy and Ryan Nowack.