Cartwight honored for scholarship work

Scholarship America has named retired Princeton High School business education instructor Becky Cartwright of Princeton as its

Becky Cartwright

2012 National Regional Volunteer of the Year.

Scholarship America has given $500 to the Princeton Scholarship Foundation’s Dollars for Scholars program as part of recognizing Cartwright.

The honor recognizes Cartwright for her “exemplary involvement with Dollars for Scholars,” and her dedication to and promotion and advocacy of the local foundation’s scholarship fundraising in Princeton.

One of Cartwright’s accomplishments has been being in charge of the Princeton Scholarship Foundation website where students can log

on to check out scholarship opportunities. Cartwright also maintains a database of people to call during the foundation’s annual phone-athon to raise scholarship money.