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Scholarships

THE HONORABLE PETER FOX COHALAN SCHOLARSHIP IN AMERICAN HISTORY FOR SUFFOLK COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS is a scholarship awarded to a graduating Suffolk County high school senior who will pursue an undergraduate degree with a concentrated study of a minimum of 24 credit hours in American History and/or American Government. The awardees must attend a 4-year accredited college or university. The scholarship award is $10,000 a year for 4 years. Three applicants from each Suffolk County High School will be accepted. Additional details regarding requirements and the process are on the attached document. Application deadline: March 31, 2021.

 

Mid-Island Club Scholarship Awards - The following criteria must be met to be eligible for these awards: The applicant must be of African-American heritage, have a minimum average of 80%, submit the attached application, an official transcript and two letters of recommendation (one from his/her guidance counselor). Applicant must also be available for an in-person or virtual interview with the scholarship committee and complete a minimum 250 word essay about themselves and why they believe they are deserving of the scholarship. If awarded the scholarship, the applicant must attend the annual Founder's Day Luncheon (normally held in April) to receive the award. Application deadline: December 19, 2020.