Below is an announcement from Wilmington Public Schools:
WILMINGTON, MA — The Town of Wilmington has authorized the establishment of the Town Scholarship Fund Committee. Through the municipal tax bills, taxpayers can voluntarily pledge an amount to the scholarship fund. In addition, in the spring of 2011 the Loddy Weisberg and Lena Leiter student scholarship fund was established and, in the summer of 2018, the Irene M. Brennan Memorial Scholarship was established to be awarded annually to two (2) Wilmington students pursuing their degree at Salem State University, first in the field of education, or to a Wilmington student attending Salem State University, regardless of major. The purpose of these funds is to provide educational financial aid to deserving town residents who have been accepted to pursue education beyond the secondary school level at an accredited institution. In addition to a residency requirement, the Committee shall take into consideration financial need, character, scholastic record, involvement in the community, and extracurricular activities.
Scholarship applications are online HERE.
The deadline for submitting an application is Friday, April 16, 2021 at 3:45pm. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted, so be sure to check the list of items needed to submit your application before sending.
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