The Natural Resources Trust of Mansfield awarded its first annual NRT Leonard Flynn Environmental Scholarship this year. The scholarship was established in honor of the one-of-a-kind Lenny Flynn, a Mansfield mainstay who worked tirelessly to preserve and protect the environment in its natural state. The winner of the $1000 scholarship was Sarah Jaye Mullahy, a Mansfield High School graduating senior who demonstrated a strong commitment to safeguarding the environment.
The NRT is pleased to announce Julie Romano as the winner of the Leonard Flynn Environmental Scholarship for 2017. Julie will be majoring in conservation biology at State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, in the fall. The award was given by Mary Kate Flynn at the scholarship ceremonies on May 30th. Congratulations and best of luck to Julie.
The Natural Resources Trust of Mansfield was pleased to award the Leonard F. Flynn Environmental Scholarship to Amber Durant, a senior who plans to attend the Maine Maritime Academy. In her application, Amber talked about her multi-year experiences with the New England Aquarium, which included an eelgrass transplant project in collaboration with Boston University. She was also on the ClimaTeen leadership program that ran through the school year and she has been a Live Blue Ambassador with the NE Aquarium