Julian Vitto, a senior at Canfield High School, was one of eleven national scholarship winners! He received an all-expense paid trip to attend the 28th National Education and Leadership Awards Gala in Washington D.C. on May 26, 2016, where he was a National Leadership Scholarship recipient. He was recognized for leadership, volunteerism, and academic achievement as well as being specifically recognized for achieving a 4.48 GPA while completing twelve college courses during his high school career.
Vitto will enter as a sophomore at The Georgia Institute of Technology majoring in Biomedical Engineering with a concentration in neuro-engineering/pre-medical studies. He will be interning this summer at Mentis Neurological Hospital.
During his four years at CHS, he was in the Marching Band, Jazz Band and Symphonic Band, as well as a member of the Basketball and Track Teams. He was President of National Honor Society, and had volunteered his time with the Rescue Mission of Mahoning Valley, American Diabetes Annual Walkathon, American Cancer Society Relay for Life, and served as a Youth Basketball Camp Counselor.
Julian will graduate from Canfield High School on Sunday, June 5, 2016, at 2:00 p.m.