Alumni Association Hall of Fame award in Memory of Robert "Pat" Lewis

Robert "Pat" Lewis of the class of 1967 was a mentor, coach, and community leader who influenced the lives of many young people in Rensselaer for many years.  He was posthumously inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame.   Pat's son, Scott Lewis and his wife Julie, wanted to further honor him by establishing a yearly financial award of $1,000 to one student meeting the following qualifications:


  •      4-year Rensselaer High student.
  •       Student-Athlete 
  •       2.5 or higher GPA
  •      Moving on to college/service academy 
  • Involved in a community/ volunteer organization. For example the Boys and Girls club or Special Olympics, coach or volunteer youth sports


2019-2020 Nate Breedon

2020-2021 Amani Nixon

2021-2022 Madeline Bollman