SUMMIT, NJ - Four Summit High School girls and four boys have been named recipients of the Howard S. Anderson Scholarship Award, as presented by the Summit Boosters Association.
 
Each of the eight receive $1,500 to use toward their education. The Summit Boosters Association has presented the awards for more than three decades, which were re-named in 1998 to honor Anderson's long and distinguished career as a SHS teacher, coach and athletic director.
 
 
The awards are voted on by the varsity coaching staff, who each select four female and four male student athletes on their ballot, based on the following criteria:
 
- Ranked in the upper half of their class academically.
 

- Have been accepted into a two- or four-year college, technical or business school, and will start classes in the fall term of 2015.
 
- Have earned at least one Varisty letter.
 
- Demonstrated outstanding athletic ability, as well as good leadership and sportsmanship qualities.
 
- Exhibited, through athletic activity, academic work, and other activities, that they are of high character, a person of good integrity, and are a responsible citizen of the community.
 
The eight Hilltoppers, their sports, and college destinations are:
 
Emily Chin
Cross Country, Swimming, and Track 
Georgetown University
 
Kendall Codey
Field Hockey and Track
Amherst College
 
Brynn Johnson
Soccer, Ice Hockey, and Lacrosse
Colgate University
 
Olivia Kelly
Soccer, Basketball, and Lacrosse
Lehigh University
 
Mitchell Booth
Cross Country, Winter and Spring Track
University of Chicago
 
Leland Jones
Cross Country, Winter and Spring Track
University of California at Berkeley
 
Patrick Maloney
Football and Basketball
Johns Hopkins University
 
Peter McKinlay
Football and Lacrosse
Union College