The Rutland PEG T.V. Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce that Chelsea Tice of Hydeville is the eleventh recipient of the $1,000 Courcelle Scholarship.
Tice is a senior at Fair Haven Union High School and a member of the Stafford Technical Center Video/Media Technology Program. She has been accepted to the New England Institute of Art in Massachusetts and plans to major in video production. Chelsea is the daughter of Jay and Francetta Tice of Hydeville.
The Courcelle Scholarship is awarded annually to a Rutland County high school senior who has exhibited a high level of proficiency and interest in the video arts and intends to pursue study in the communications field at an accredited college, university or trade school.
The Rutland PEG T.V. Courcelle Scholarship honors the memory of Joe Courcelle for his pioneering work for local public access television. Joe Courcelle was an active member of the original board of directors, a dedicated independent producer and an integral part of the establishment of Rutland PEG T.V.