Tops Friendly Markets has awarded $860,200 in scholarships to 735 Tops first-year and matriculated college associates, associate dependents and associate grandchildren for the 2011-2012 academic year.
All Tops associates, union and non-union, their dependents and grandchildren are eligible to apply for scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $1,500 annually over the course of four academic years.
Receiving scholarships at Tribune area stores were:
Tops Markets, 7200 Niagara Falls Blvd., Niagara Falls: Karen L. Barrett, Andrew T. Bickelman, Arielle Davidson, Samantha Forysinski, Erin M. Kelly, Sabrina Kerfoot, Amber Lively, Amara M. Nichols, Alexandria R. Ruk.
Tops Markets, 4235 Military Road, Town of Niagara: Andrew M. Bottomley, Sean Brock, Tessa Drozdowski, Peter Milicia, Andrew J. Saraceno, Kyle Wilkinson.