Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
$1,000 to $3,000 annually, renewable for up to an additional three years if the student maintains a grade point average of 2.7 or higher.
One award offered annually.
Joseph H. McManus was born in the town of Poughkeepsie, New York in 1900 and attended Poughkeepsie High School. Mr. McManus lived in the Poughkeepsie area his entire lifetime until his death in 1988. His wife, Mildred Conklin, was born in Ulster County in 1902 and married Joseph McManus in 1940. Mrs. McManus died in 1985. Mr. and Mrs. McManus always loved young people and education, so it was their wish to establish a Trust for the students of promise in their beloved Dutchess County. In their honor, this award is provided annually to a student who demonstrates financial need and academic potential.
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