Hollis grad receives scholarship

Hannah Balfour, of Hollis, recently received a scholarship from the Scots’ Charitable Society of Boston.

The society, founded in 1657, is the oldest charitable organization in the U.S. With support from the Women’s Auxiliary, over $80,000 was awarded to 47 undergraduate college students of Scottish descent. Scholarship criteria focused on academic standing, extra-curricular activities and interview skills.

Hannah graduated this spring from Hollis-

Brookline High School and will be attending the University of New Hampshire this fall.