The third of four $500 Scholarship awards was made to Gage Smith formally of Letart, West Virginia and now Newport News, Virginia. Gage started his apprenticeship on September 9, 2019 as an inside machinist. The Foundation plans to award one additional $500 scholarship during 2019 for apprentices admitted to The Apprentice School of Newport News Shipbuilding. Gage received a $500 check during a ceremony held in the school’s Cultural Center on September 18, 2019. The Apprentice School Foundation wishes him the very best in his apprenticeship experience as well as a long and prosperous career with Newport News Shipbuilding. Congratulations to Gage Smith!