Posted on Jul 6th, 2023

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Mid Penn Bank (the “Bank”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (“Mid Penn”) (Nasdaq: MPB), is proud to announce that it has awarded the Mid Penn Bank Anna Woodside Scholarship to four outstanding high school seniors. The annual scholarship rewards deserving students with $1,000 each for college tuition costs. Among the recipients is Blair County student Ian Palilla of Altoona Area High School.

“This scholarship program is a wonderful tradition that honors one of the most important people in the 155-year history of Mid Penn Bank, Ms. Anna Woodside,” President and CEO Rory G. Ritrievi said. “The scholarship recognizes students who exhibit traits similar to those displayed by Ms. Woodside throughout her life. Commitment to education and the community are at the top of that list.”

Palilla is a 2023 graduate of Altoona Area High School and resides in Blair County. His future plans include furthering his education at Penn West University – Clarion this fall.

Palilla was selected from over 200 applicants residing within Mid Penn Bank’s service area. He was chosen based on his academic achievement, community service, and an essay about future career goals.


About Mid Penn Bank

Mid Penn Bank, headquartered in Millersburg, Pennsylvania, has been serving the community since 1868. The Bank operates retail locations in 19 counties throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and central New Jersey, and has total assets of approximately $5 billion. Mid Penn offers a comprehensive portfolio of financial products and services to meet the banking needs of the communities it serves. To learn more, please visit www.midpennbank.com.