Tops Friendly Markets recently awarded $860,200 dollars in scholarships to 735 Tops first-year and matriculated college associates, associate dependents and associate grandchildren for the 2011-12 academic year.
“We are committed to supporting the ongoing development of our associates and their family members,” said Frank Curci, president and chief executive officer of Tops Markets. “By providing continuing education opportunities for associates we’re helping to strengthen our organization and create the future leaders of Tops Markets.”
All Tops associates, union and non-union, their dependents and grandchildren are eligible to apply for scholarship awards ranging from $1,000 to $1,500 annually over the course of four academic years.
Associates, dependents and grandchildren honored from the Mayville, Falconer, Randolph and Frewsburg locations were:
Tops Markets, Mayville — Michael Boyd, Patrick B. Haskin, Emma L. McAninch, Ryan Mays and Audrey E. Thompson.
Tops Markets, Falconer — Nicholas Bennett, Jessica Chase and Daniel J. Heitzenrater.
Tops Markets, Randolph — Brittany N. Adams, Roxanne M. Finch, Maggie J. France, Nicholas P. Quattrone, John Ring, Annie J. Shields and John L. Sweeney.
Tops Markets, Frewsburg — Justin T. Lingenfelter.