Right: Chelsea Cherenfant, Harvard College 2017. Drawing upon her own college experiences, she provided valuable insight and advice to the recipients who listened intently to her words of wisdom.
The Harvard Prize Book program was started in 1910 with a handful of books given to students in New England. Today approximately 2,000 books are awarded around the world. The winners of this award, through their intelligence and variety of achievement, exemplify Harvard's commitment to excellence.
HCMV, and the program's sponsor, Enterprise Bank, are pleased to present the Harvard Prize Book Award to the outstanding Junior in the high schools in its territory. Recipients are selected by their schools for their excellence in scholarship and high character, combined with achievement in other fields.
HCMV would like to thank Enterprise Bank for its support which includes underwriting the cost of the awards as well as hosting a reception for the recipients and their families.
2019 Recipients included the following students:
Above: 2019 Harvard Prize Book Award recipients gathered at a reception held in their honor hosted by Enterprise Bank on June 17th.
Sarah Ann Carter - Methuen HS
Quentin Collins - Central Catholic HS
Sean Dorosh - North Reading HS
John Elliot Fritz - Brooks School
Anya Gemos - Tyngsborough HS
David Grossman - Andover HS
Melanie Guerra - Notre Dame Cristo Rey, Lawrence
Emma Martin - North Andover HS
Kanitha Ork - Lowell Latin Lyceum
Grace Pu - Westford Academy
Victoria Schille - Tewksbury HS
Kirsten Sjoberg - Groton Dunstable HS
Lana Sukker - Academy of Notre Dame, Tyngsborough
Isabella Tassone - Billerica HS
Mansi Thakkar - Wilmington HS
Left: Carol Reid, HCMV Director and coordinator of the Harvard Prize, congratulates the 2019 recipients.
The Harvard Prize Book Award
Harvard Club of Merrimack Valley