New Hampshire Fisher Cats Foundation
$2,500 annually, non-renewable.
12 awards offered annually. Ten awards will be offered to New Hampshire students, and two awards will be offered to Massachusetts students.
The New Hampshire College & University Council will review applications based on the following criteria: academic performance; athletic achievement; citizenship. The New Hampshire Fisher Cats and the Fisher Cats Foundation are committed to supporting a diversity of students. Awards will reflect that commitment to geographic, gender, economic and field of study diversity, with consideration for population density. In addition to the Swymer Family Scholarship, an award offered annually to a student who has overcome a barrier and gone on to college, one of the awards will be named in honor of Chris Carpenter of the 2011 World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals. Furthermore, one of the awards, the Easter Seals Veterans Count Scholarship, will be awarded to a graduating New Hampshire high school senior whose parent or guardian is an active, reserve or veteran member of the United States military. Students who are chosen to receive a Fisher Cats Foundation Student-Athlete Scholarship will be invited to a special event at the ballpark, at which their achievements will be publicly recognized.
Applications are available online from the New Hampshire Scholars website at www.NHScholars.org. The student must create an account on the NHScholars.org website to access the application. The stude ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.