Oxford Area High School students awarded travel grants
Pictured from left are Oxford Educational Foundation President Jim McLeod, Oxford Area High School students Kinsey Hartert and Stephanie Fox and Wynne Milner of the Niles-Milner Fund for Student Travel/Study.
Oxford Area High School students Stephanie Fox and Kinsey Hartert, who will be entering their senior years, were recently named 2014 recipients of grants from the Niles-Milner Fund for Student Travel/Study.
The Niles-Milner fund was established to support Oxford Area High School students whose college and career prospects would be enhanced by travel and education, and is an advised donor fund of the Chester County Community Foundation administered through the Oxford Educational Foundation, Stephanie and Kinsey each received $700 grants to assist in their travels to Europe this summer.
Stephanie is part of a group of 15 high school art students who will participate in a privately-funded trip to Italy along with art teacher Brianne Gates. Kinsey will participate in a trip to Italy, Spain and France as a Student Ambassador with the People to People organization.