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2019 First Commonwealth Bank Awards Scholarships

Indiana, PA (April 29, 2019) – First Commonwealth Bank is pleased to announce that the following local high school seniors were selected to receive the $1,000 First Commonwealth Bank Scholarship:

Alexandria Auerbeck - Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School

Alycia Auerbeck - Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School

Marissa Callender - Highlands High School

James Carbone - Beaver Falls High School

Anna Cristini - Ridgway Area High School

Alex Dalton - McKeesport Area Senior High School

Gabrielle Dodson - Ferndale Area Jr./Sr. High School

Jacob Dunlap - Ambridge Area High School

Alex Grabowski - Penn Trafford High School

Paige Garr - Goshen High School

Morgan Gibbs - Olentangy High School

Cole Harris - Jackson High School

Samantha Huwe - Bethel Park High School

Rebecca Johnson - Rockwood Area Jr/Sr High School

Lauren Landon - Marlington High School

Abigail Lecker - DuBois Area High School

Abigail Lindsay - Olentangy Orange High School

Samantha Louis – South Fayette Township High School

Marisa Macrides - Jackson High School

Brendan Majocha - Gateway Senior High School

Jessica Marason - Streetsboro High School

Isabelle McCabe - Indiana Area Senior High School

Kristy McGaughey - Ambridge Area High School

Peter Moore - St. Charles Preparatory

Jessica Persin - Hempfield Area Senior High School

Deven Phillips - Hempfield Area Senior High School

Beau Poydence - Kiski Area High School

Rexanna Quedenfeld - Trinity Senior High School

Nathaniel Riemann - Cincinnati Country Day School

Jenna Roehrs – Upper Arlington High School

Sonam Rustagi - Olentangy Liberty High School

Kayla Segady - McKeesport Area Senior High School

Selina Seliskar - Buckeye Valley High School

Madison Shilk - Ridgway Area High School

Justina Sirohman – Louisville High School

Trenety Thompson - McKeesport Area Senior High School

Angela Tocci - Trinity Senior High School

Dinah Ward - Canton South High School

Tanner Yancy – Homer Center High School

Zainah Yousef - Olentangy Berlin High School

First Commonwealth’s mission is to improve the financial lives of its neighbors and their businesses. To align with the bank’s mission, candidates were asked to share an essay that illustrated their commitment to academics while improving and servicing their community.

In 2019, a total of 40 awards were presented to students in Pennsylvania and Ohio communities that First Commonwealth serves. Since 2009, First Commonwealth has donated $240,000 via scholarships to the education of youth in their area.

About First Commonwealth Financial Corporation

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (NYSE: FCF), headquartered in Indiana, Pennsylvania, is a financial services company with 137 community banking offices in 22 counties throughout western and central Pennsylvania and throughout Ohio, as well as corporate banking centers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. The company also operates mortgage offices in Wexford, Pennsylvania, as well as Hudson and Dublin, Ohio. First Commonwealth provides a full range of commercial banking, consumer banking, mortgage, wealth management and insurance products and services through its subsidiaries First Commonwealth Bank and First Commonwealth Insurance Agency. For more information about First Commonwealth or to open an account today, please visit


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