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News 2015

Hess Corporation Scholarship Awarded to Belmont College Students

 

St. Clairsville, OH (October 27, 2015) – Today, Belmont College officials along with the Hess Corporation, announced the recipients of the Hess Corporation Scholarship.

 

Hess Corporation, a leading global independent energy company, has partnered with Belmont College to award scholarship

Photo caption (from left to right): Dr. Paul Gasparro, Belmont College President; Nicholas Jacobs, scholarship recipient; Domenic Ellis, scholarship recipient; Lucas Griffey, scholarship recipient; Rob Williams, Hess Manager of Operations; and Glenda Harlan, Hess Social Responsibility Chair.

Photo caption (from left to right): Dr. Paul Gasparro, Belmont College President; Nicholas Jacobs, scholarship recipient; Domenic Ellis, scholarship recipient; Lucas Griffey, scholarship recipient; Rob Williams, Hess Manager of Operations; and Glenda Harlan, Hess Social Responsibility Chair.

funding to incoming and current students enrolled full and/or part-time at Belmont College in an associate degree or certificate program.

 

“Hess Corporation is proud to partner with Belmont College in support of the Hess Corporation Scholarship,” said Rob Williams, Hess Manager of Operations in Ohio. “This investment in higher education is part of our commitment to make a positive impact on the communities where we do business and we hope these scholarships provide a foundation to helping to build rewarding careers that in turn will further strengthen the local economy.”

 

The 2015 recipients and their hometowns are as follows:

 

  • Domenic Ellis – St. Clairsville, Ohio
  • Lucas Griffey – Parma, Ohio
  • Nicholas Jacobs – Big Rapids, Michigan
  • Dalton Toto – Belmont, Ohio

 

According to R.J. Konkoleski, Director of Development and External Affairs at Belmont College, “The Hess Corporation Scholarship at Belmont College is a model partnership in which the private sector provides funding to help students gain the highly technical skills necessary to do well in the emerging local economy. This creates a positive cycle in which businesses, such as Hess, and members of the local workforce benefit simultaneously.”

 

Hess Corporation is a leading global independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas.  More information on Hess Corporation is available at www.hess.com. Hess Corporation is committed to meeting the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of its employees, by safeguarding the environment and by creating a long lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.

 

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