Adam Leitman Bailey of Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. Rewards Inaugural Recipient with the Raymond “Hap” Harrison Scholarship – 2008
Adam Leitman Bailey has endowed a scholarship in honor of his high school cross country and track coach, Raymond “Hap” Harrison. The scholarship will be awarded annually to a New Milford High School graduate that will be attending Rutgers University. Mr. Bailey, a 1988 graduate of New Milford High School, is also a Rutgers University alumnus. To receive the Harrison accolades, a recipient must possess many of the ideals and traits that Raymond Harrison instilled in Adam Leitman Bailey. The recipient must also demonstrate financial need and strong academic achievement, while at the same time pursuing Mr. Harrison’s deep-seated values of success and the desire to make the world a better place through helping others. The scholarship was awarded on June 10th, 2008, to Merlyn Jacob, a graduating senior of New Milford High School in Bergen County, New Jersey. To honor each year’s recipients , New Milford High School has designed and placed a large plaque in the halls of the high school for all students to strive and aspire to.