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Memorial Scholarships

The Alec Cosgarea Award

The Alec Cosgarea Award was established in 2013 to honor the memory of Alec who died in an auto accident July 9, 2012.  The award is given to the rising senior in the High Performance or Challenge Groups who closely demonstrates the qualities which are inscribed upon the plaque, an indomitable spirit and an indelible character.  The Alec Cosgarea is accompanied by the remission of the season’s dues and a $500.00 contribution by NBAC to the scholarship at McDonogh School in Alec’s memory. 

2013 - Will Cosgarea and Ian Silverman

2014 - Cole Buese

2015 - William Cadigan

2016 - Sierra Schmidt

2017 - Easop Lee

2018 - Susie Cadigan

The Louis Lowenthal Award

The Louis Lowenthal Award was established in 2013 to honor the memory of Louis who passed away October 31, 2012.  The award is presented to a swimmer moving from the Imagination level to the Challenge level who closely demonstrates the qualities of Louis himself, a strong desire to improve in the pool, healthy habits and intellectual curiosity outside the pool.  As is inscribed on the plaque, Live Life Like Louis.  This award is accompanied by the remission of the season’s dues and a $500.00 contribution by NBAC to Action for Healthy Kids in Louis’ memory.

2013 - Brandon Lee

2014 - Tess Becket

2015 - Nicholas Poulos

2016 - Mia Mesceda

2017 - Bernadette Ramoy

2018 - Caitlin Hurley