MISSION STATEMENT: The mission of the Chesopiean Colony scholarship committee is to provide a ﬁnancial award to a deserving colony resident to oﬀset the cost of higher education. Through these eﬀorts, the committee will promote the colony, support its residents, and encourage higher learning and education. The awardee will be selected based on consideration of the below criteria with emphasis on academic achievement, involvement in clubs/sports, community service, leadership, and essay.
VALUE OF AWARD: The amount will be determined according to the funds available at the time. The 2020 award will be at least $1,000.
METHOD OF PAYMENT: The award is an outright grant with no stipulation that any of the money is to be repaid.
QUALIFICATONS: This award for continuing education will be granted to a deserving high school senior who is a current resident of Chesopeian Colony. The award will be based on:
- Acceptance to an accredited college or vocational school
- Academic achievement, involvement in extracurricular activities, community service, leadership, and essay
METHOD OF SELECTION: Recipient of the award will be selected by a volunteer selection committee of Colony residents.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
APPLICATION: Download the Scholastic Award Application. Please mail or hand deliver the Application along with high school transcript and college acceptance letter to:Stepanie Lyons
DONATIONS: If you would like to support our neighborhood scholastic award, please consider donating directly to the fund. You can make a donation by signing in via the Resident Sign-In button. Thank you in advance for your generosity in supporting our neighborhood scholastic award program.
We are working on getting the link for donations to work, please check back in a week.