July 8, 2015
The 2015 HANYC Scholarship Awards Reception was held on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at the Hotel Association of New York City, 320 Park Avenue (22nd Floor), New York, NY 10022-6838. The following two individuals were selected as this year’s recipients of the HANYC Scholarship Awards:

Jacob Wirshba - 2015 Scholarship Recipient

Jacob Wirshba – 2015 Scholarship Recipient

Jacob Wirshba will be attending Binghamton University (SUNY) in the fall and majoring in Liberal Arts. His father is Mr. Joshua Wirshba, Managing Director of The Manhattan Club.

Robert Sanders, Jr. will be attending the University of St. Thomas (Minnesota) in the fall and majoring in Engineering. His father is Mr. Robert Sanders, Director of Purchasing at The Plaza, A Fairmont Managed Hotel.

Robert Sanders, Jr. - 2015  Scholarship Recipient

Robert Sanders, Jr. – 2015 Scholarship Recipient

Both Jacob and Robert will be awarded a four-year scholarship of $2,500.00 per year for the school term beginning in September. Congratulations to both and best wishes for a productive and successful academic year!