Applications for scholarship now available
Following are some of the scholarship funds currently accepting applications from students in greater New Milford this year.
Washington Environmental Council scholarship — the Ken Williams Memorial Scholarship: Deadline: April 14. Grants of up to $1,000 to middle, high school and college students who live in Washington, Roxbury and Bridgewater, provided they attend or attended school in Washington, and who would like to attend environmentally oriented programs during the summer. Washington residents will have preference, but all other application factors will be equal. For more information, visit www.wec-ct.org/scholarships.
Washington Environmental Council scholarship — Mary Anne Erichsen Memorial Scholarship: Deadline: April 14. Grants of up to $2,000 available to students from Washington, Roxbury or Bridgewater who are in sound scholastic standing, provided the student attended or has attended high school in Washington. Residents of Washington will have preference, all other application factors being equal. Applications available at www.wec-ct.org/scholarships.
Warren Historical Society scholarship: Deadline: May 1. Eligible applicants are, or were, residents of Warren, and attended the Warren School for at least two consecutive years. A centerpiece of the application will be a project focused on Warren’s history. Students may develop their own projects, which must be approved by the board, or may meet with one or more board members to develop a suitable topic. Other application requirements include a current official school transcript and one letter of recommendation from a current or prior teacher. Two students will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship. For more information or to download the application, visit www.WarrenCTHistory.org. Questions can be addressed to Ellen Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To have a scholarship listed, mail or drop the information off to Deborah Rose at The Greater New Milford Spectrum, 45B Main St., New Milford, CT 06776; fax it to 860-350-6794; or email email@example.com.