Two Auburn High Seniors have been awarded Hanover Insurance Group Foundation Award scholarships. The Hanover Insurance Group Foundation, Inc. announced Thursday that Matthew Bissaillon and Cassidy Mackintire are two of this years’ scholarship recipients. Hanover has awarded 38 scholarships to local, public high school students and children of employees of The Hanover Insurance Group.
This year, The Hanover awarded 51 scholarships nationwide, for a total $73,500. Over the past ten years, the company has provided $540,000 in scholarships to students who have excelled academically, while demonstrating leadership and a commitment to community service.
“Our scholarship program a reflection of our commitment to our local schools and the families in our communities, including our dedicated employees’ families,” said Frederick H. Eppinger, president and chief executive officer of The Hanover. “We hope that our scholarships encourage students to reach for excellence in college and in their careers, and to apply their energy and talents to help our communities grow stronger and more vibrant.”
The mission of The Hanover Insurance Group Foundation, Inc. is to improve the quality of life in communities where The Hanover Insurance Group companies have a major presence, placing a special emphasis on helping to build world class public education systems and, inspiring and empowering youth to achieve their full potential.
The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc., based in Worcester, Mass., is one of the top 25 property and casualty insurers in the United States.
For more information, visit www.hanover.com.