To be eligible for the scholarship competition, each applicant had to have a minimum SAT score of 1,700 or ACT score of 27, and a minimum GPA of 3.5. The selection committee, made up of Northrup employees, also took into consideration work experience, community involvement and extracurricular activities. Thomas had an outstanding Eagle Scout project of mapping the All Hallows Cemetery which is described elsewhere in this blog.
Thomas Stefany is congratulated by Dr. Lillian Lowery, Maryland State Superintendent of Schools (left), and Gloria Flach, corporate vice president and president of Northrop Grumman’s Electronic Systems sector. Courtesy Photo: Nothrop Grumman Electron