2017 Scholarship Winner Announced

Johnstown Housing Authority is proud to announce that Ms. Amber Atwell was selected as the winner of the HARIE Insurance Company's Michael Stefan Scholarship Award.

This one-time award for $2,000 was one of two state-wide scholarships given to graduating high school seniors.

To encourage academic excellence and community responsibility among high school students residing in public housing authority developments and/or redevelopment authority projects, HARIE has joined in sponsoring this scholarship program.

Ms. Amber S. Atwell has been accepted to Cabrini University located in Radnor, Pennsylvania where she will study criminology and psychology.

Ms. Atwell is eager to begin her journey and is committed to work towards her goal of being a graduate of Cabrini University's Class of 2021.

On behalf of HARIE, Dan Kanuch, Johnstown Housing Authority's Executive Director, presented the Michael Stefan Scholarship Award to Amber S. Atwell at a luncheon held in her honor.

Dan Kanuch said that Amber exemplifies diligence and ambition. She is dedicated and determined to succeed with her motivation, resiliency and positive attitude.

Pictured below at the award presentation are Amber Atwell, Dan Kanuch, and board members Chuck Arnone and Angela Reed.