CLARK, NJ - The Arthur L. Johnson High School Alumni Association has announced it is accepting applications for Class of 2016 scholarship awards. The applications are now available in the ALJ guidance department and due to the association by March 24, 2016.
The association’s scholarship chairperson, Dolores Toth, said that up to four $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to Arthur L. Johnson High School seniors who are planning to attend a college, university or trade school.
Scholarships are named for Donald Storms ’59 and Ralph Marano ’65 and in memory of Susan (Bakum) Caravillano ’61. Class of 2015 award recipients were Danielle Marzano, Emily Kirk, and Louis Cacchione.
Scholarships will be awarded during the association’s annual dinner and 3rd Annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony, scheduled for May 5, 2016. The 2016 Hall inductees will soon be announced via the association’s website, aljalumni.org
Prior inductees to the Hall of Fame are Mathew Poskay ’02, Philip Guido ‘79, Ralph Marano ’65, Henry Varriano ’61, Tom McManamy ’59, and Distinguished Faculty member, Robert Kastner.
The first class of inductees included Lou Peragallo, Dr. Ken Hauswald ’63, Dennis Carpini ’65, Alan Richer ’72, Astronaut Ken Ham ’63, and Pierina (Saracino) Pantano ’87.