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Marine Corps League of Naples
E.T. Brisson Detachment #063, Naples, FL
Harold "Pappy" Wagner Memorial Scholarship Fund

HAROLD "PAPPY" WAGNER MEMORIAL
COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP 

  In 1998, ET Brisson Detachment instituted a program to offer scholarships [up to $500] to graduating Collier County High School students each year. 
The following is the criteria that the students must meet to qualify for these scholarships:
  > Must have US Marine Corps or FMF Corpsman lineage
i.e. father, mother, or grandparent must have been honorably discharged 
or is still serving in the United States Marine Corps 
or the United States Navy as FMF Corpsman
  >  Have a 3.0 GPA or better
  > Enrollment in a 2- or 4-year college/university
  > Graduating from a Collier County High School
  >  Applicant has demonstrated leadership ability 
(such as:  ROTC, sports team or community volunteer program)
  >  Application must be post marked no later than March 31st of year applying

NCOIC Bob Luparello & Jade Hemberger (daughter of Dennis Hemberger, Detachment Member) 05.17.2011
Bob Luparello & Jacob Lutz
05.17.2011
Bob Luparello & Shauni Lynch
05.17.2011
Joe Johnston, Bob Kemp, Jade Hemberger, Jacob Lutz, Shauni Lynch and NCOIC Bob Luparello
05.17.2011
NCOIC Bob Luparello & Cheynne Hemberger (daughter of Dennis Hemberger, Detachment Member) 05.22.2013
Dakota Hemberger being presented with Scholarship by Commandant Joe Johnston.  Father Dennis Hemberger looking on
Dennis Hemberger, Dakota Hemberger and Commandant Joe Johnstons
For more information, contact:
Gary Nasby -- 315.399.9626
gdnasby@gmail.com 
Scholarship Presentation
24 May 2017
Scholarships were presented to five [5] very qualified
Naples area High School Students, 
who will be entering College in the Fall

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Scholarship Presentations
2011 …. 2016
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Commandant Jim Buchholz, Ryne Hennings and NCOIC Dennis "Doc" Hemberger,    05.23.2017
NCOIC Dennis “Doc” Hemberger,  Alexa Watson  ,Commandant Jim Buchholz, and Alexa's Mother, 05.24.2017
NCOIC Dennis “Doc” Hemberger,  Peyton Batiato  ,Commandant Jim Buchholz,  and  Family,   05.24.2017
NCOIC Dennis “Doc” Hemberger,  Sophia Torres  ,Commandant Jim Buchholz,  and  Parents,   05.24.2017
NCOIC Dennis "Doc" Hemberger, Thomas' Mother, Thomas Donahue, Commandant Jim Buchholz,  05.24.2017
2017 Scholarship Recipients, Families and ET Brisson Detachment Members,  05.24.2017
Scholarship presented to Brooke Davidson
Great Granddaughter of E T Brisson
[Detachment namesake]
June 2018
Brooke will be entering University of North Carolina 
in the fall
Scholarship Presentation
9 July 2019
Scholarships were presented to two [2]  Naples area High School Students, 
who will be entering College in the Fall

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Sr Vice Commandant Mike Nurmikko and Commandant Dennis "Doc" Hemberger
Sr Vice Commandant Mike Nurmikko, Scholarship Recipient -TARA CLARK, and Commandant Dennis "Doc" Hemberger
Sr Vice Commandant Mike Nurmikko, Scholarship Recipient -- CLARE DONAHUE, Commandant Dennis "Doc" Hemberger