On May 27, 2021, Makenzie Alley from Searsport High School was the eighth recipient of the $1,000 scholarship from GAC Chemical Corporation. The award is the Bonnie Smith Devine Scholarship given in her memory. Bonnie was a former GAC employee who made many valuable contributions to the company during her short tenure. With the support of scholarships, Bonnie was able to further her education and become a successful chemical engineer. GAC’s goal is to provide this scholarship annually to help a deserving Searsport student further their education.
Makenzie Alley was selected by the teachers and administration at Searsport High School. Makenzie will be studying Chemical Engineering at the University of Maine in the fall.