Middletown resident and Wesley College student Sadie Sanclemente was awarded the Joseph and Mary Bellmeyer Memorial Scholarship, which is awarded annually to a returning student with the highest academic standing in the liberal arts.

Joseph Bellmeyer was an inspiration to many students in his classroom teaching and provided years of invaluable service as a trustee and in a variety of major college projects. Recipients are selected by faculty in the Liberal Studies program.

Sanclemente was also awarded the Academic Departmental Award for Liberal Studies.