WATERBURY – Samantha Olshefski, daughter of Paul and Jean Olshefski of Waterbury and a senior at Sacred Heart High School, has received a Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship.
She received a $1,000 grant to use for college costs and expenses.
The program, funded through the Comcast Foundation, recognizes high school seniors from Comcast communities for their commitment to community service, academics and leadership.
In her years at Sacred Heart, Miss Olshefski has been the captain of the dance team, on the softball and cross-country teams and a member of the photography club.
She hopes to pursue a career in forensics, nutrition or biology at Sacred Heart University or the University of New Haven.