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Two additional Erie County teens win scholarship through state's COVID-19 vaccine program

Virus Outbreak New York
Posted at 11:40 AM, Jun 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-17 11:40:28-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — New York State announced the third-round winners of the 'Get A Shot to Make Your Future' incentive Thursday and two additional Erie County teens are among the winners.

Madison Pennington and Brian Hoffman of Erie County are among the 10 third-round winners of a full tuition, room and board scholarship to any public college or university in New York State. Ella Campbell of Erie County was among the 10 second-round winners

As part of the program the state is raffling off 50 scholarships. The program began May 27 and continues through July 7.

The other third-round winners are:

  • Kelly Moscoso-Yanes, Nassau County, NY
  • Victoria Romero, Nassau County, NY
  • Niaja Land, Brooklyn, NY
  • Jordan Gallusser, Otsego County, NY
  • Emily Brodsky, Suffolk County, NY
  • Nicholas Keirstead, Monroe County, NY
  • Aleksander Sosa, Suffolk County, NY
  • Ryan Hsu, Queens, NY