New EASTERN Award Established Courtesy of Sloane Auto Group in Glenside

Daniel Menko, recipient of the 2021 Sloan Auto Group Award.Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) announces a new award sponsored by Sloane Auto Group in Glenside. Sloane Auto Group presented a monetary award to an EASTERN Automotive Technology senior selected by EASTERN’s Automotive Technology Instructor. The award criteria require that the candidate have a grade average of 85 percent or higher and will be pursuing postsecondary in automotive or going directly into the automotive field. The 2021 award recipient is Daniel Menko from Upper Dublin High School.

Sloane Auto Group has been in business for over 50 years. As a family owned and operated business, they have created a place where many have been able to build great careers. Another trait that the candidate for this award should encompass is commitment to the automotive field, and the desire to stay with a good company and build a career.

“I am so grateful to Sloane Auto Group for choosing to sponsor an award,” said George Stahl, EASTERN’s Automotive Technology Instructor. “This year has been particularly challenging for our students, and the addition of a new award to one of my dedicated students was certainly great news. We are lucky to have a great local organization such as Sloane that cares about the future of our students and invests in their future.”

Fast cars…great jobs! Automotive is a complex and technology-driven industry that is constantly changing. EASTERN’s Automotive Technology program is designed for the student who is serious about working in the automotive industry. For more information, please visit

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