MATTHEW ALLEN (left) is the recipient of the $1,000 scholarship award by the Shiawassee Regional Chapter No. 1970 of the Military Order of the Purple Heart for the 2015-16 academic year, presented by Chapter Commander Tom Wetzel (right).

Matthew is attending Washtenaw Community College with plans for double majors in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences. Matthew’s grandfather, John Edward Allen, was awarded the Purple Heart Medal after being wounded during the Korean War. (Courtesy Photo)

Scholarship Awarded was last modified: July 6th, 2015 by Karen Elford