Eastman Charitable Foundation

Scholarships

ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP

About the Scholarship

The Eastman Charitable Foundation is offering two (2) $1500 scholarships to high school seniors living Grantham, Eastman, Enfield, or Springfield and who will be attending a 2 year technical or community college or a 4 year college or university. The scholarships have been awarded annually since 2013.

About the Foundation

The Eastman Charitable Foundation was established in 2005. The mission of this non-profit organization is to promote stewardship and protection of the woodlands, open spaces and the watershed within Grantham, Enfield and Springfield with emphasis on the land and water within the Eastman Community. In addition, the Foundation supports cultural, recreational, and educational projects within the region it serves. Funds are raised through corporate and private donations to enable the Foundation to award a wide variety of community oriented grants. The annual scholarship is a component of the Foundation’s educational mission.

Who should apply:

Graduating high school seniors living in Grantham, Enfield, Springfield –  including students living full-time or part-time in the Eastman Community –  who will be attending an accredited 2-year technical school or community college, or a 4-year college/university and (for Eastman students only) whose parents or grandparents are Members of the Eastman Community Association.

Selection criteria:

Although any student who meets the above criteria may apply, preference is given to those students who:

  • Have demonstrated a commitment to academic excellence
  • Have actively volunteered within the Eastman Community and/or neighboring towns
  • Have demonstrated an interest in environmental responsibility
  • Have demonstrated leadership ability

When to apply:  Applications must be postmarked on or before Monday, May 1, 2017.

Scholarship Award: The Eastman Charitable Foundation will award two scholarships.

 Submit application to:

Eastman Charitable Foundation, PO Box 1825, Grantham, NH   03753

For more information about the Foundation, visit www.ecfnh.org

Award decisions: Notification to recipients will be made by Friday, May 19, 2017.