Since 1947, the Sippican Woman’s Club has awarded scholarships to Marion students. The scholarships are funded by proceeds from the Holiday House Tour.

Eligibility: Any Marion resident who is currently a high-school senior and will attend an accredited college or university to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in the coming year.

Criteria: Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities and community service.

Special Scholarships: The Lu Chevrier Scholarship is awarded to a high school senior with a particularly outstanding record of community service.The Alice Ryder Book Award is presented to the highest-ranking English student in the middle school graduating class.

Application forms can be downloaded in Adobe pdf or MSWord format from the links below. High school seniors must use APP-2018Undergraduates applying for continuing support must use Re-APP-2018 and must have received a prior award.

Adobe pdf:

APP-2018 RE-APP-2018

 MSWord:

APP-2018 RE-APP-2018
 
To your application, please attach the following

  • A letter explaining your educational plans and goals. This is your opportunity to help us see you as a unique individual. Please include your passions, hobbies, interests, extracurricular activities and community service. Also include the specifics of your financial need.
  • A letter of recommendation from a guidance teacher.
  • A transcript of your high school grades.

Mail to: Sippican Woman’s Club, Attn: Scholarship Committee, PO Box 121, Marion, MA 02728

OR

Email to Scholarship@SippicanWomansClub.org

Undergraduates applying for continuing scholarships must include a transcript of college grades but need not include a letter of recommendation

DEADLINE APRIL 15, 2018. PLEASE MAKE SURE ALL REQUESTED INFORMATION IS PROVIDED. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.