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Silgan Scholarship-Rob McCoy-Melody Hulsey-Shelly Hulsey-Shannon Grus-Jeanie Ray         

Shelly Hulsey, center, a freshman nursing major at East Central College, is the recipient of

the Silgan scholarship for 2012-13.  Silgan, formerly Rexam Containers, awards a

scholarship each year with preference  given to active employees of Rexam/Silgan, their children or grandchildren.  Scholarships funds can be used for tuition, books and fees. 

     Shown, left to right:  Robert McCoy, Silgan president; Melody Hulsey, mother of recipient and Silgan employee; Shelly Hulsey; Shannon Grus, executive director of the ECC Foundation; and Jeanie Ray, Silgan human resource manager.  Silgan established a

$20,000 scholarship endowment in April 2005 through the ECC Foundation Legacy campaign.  In addition to endowed scholarship, the ECC Foundation also manages dozens

of scholarships set up by families, businesses and organizations which add to their

respective funds on a quarterly or annual basis to sustain their scholarships. People can contact Grus at 636-584-6505 or for information on establishing a scholarship at East Central.   Details are also available at: .


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