Emma Wappelhorst
2022-2023 Sophomore
From Smithfield, VA
Previous Recipient 2021
Emma Wappelhorst
$2,250 Arleigh Burke Trust Scholarship sponsored by Arleigh Burke Trust Recipient


Rider University


Secondary Education, Earth Science/Special Education

Academic & Extracirricular Highlights:

  • 3.54 College GPA
  • Dean’s List
  • The Cheesecake Factory – Hostess


“Ms. Wappelhorst is an amazing human being. Any goals she sets out in front of her, she strives to achieve them with all of her ability. Her innate ability to thrive is what sets her apart and why I believe she deserves this scholarship!”

~ Anne Marie Carotenuto – General Manager

“I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to everyone at the Anchor Scholarship Foundation. I am truly grateful to everyone at the foundation for choosing me to receive one of their scholarships for a second time… Thank you to all the sponsors and personnel who have donated to the foundation and are making it possible for so many deserving students to pay for a college education.”

~ Emma