Jason Kost, a student of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta School in Limerick, has been named a Neumann Scholar, the school announced this week. He is the first such awardee for the school. Kost will receive a four-year scholarship to the Catholic high school of his choice.
Across Montgomery County at Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School in Willow Grove, student Emmett Nama was also named a Neumann Scholar. Josephine Connelly of the Connelly Foundation, which awards the scholarships each year, presented the good news during a visit to the school Dec. 15.