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New this year,
demonstrate that they have volunteered for a
Candidates must also describe the following:
Their contribution to
- The impact the experience had on them;
Why they have chosen their area of study.
A video or portfolio may be included along with the submission. Applicants should provide an additional letter of recommendation along with the letter from the project leader.
Applications are due by July 28, 2008. An interview of final candidates may be conducted before selection. Scholarship funds will be released to the recipients’ college financial office.
The Sullivan County Community College (SCCC) Foundation continues to award several scholarships each year to volunteers involved in Renaissance projects in their community.
Scholarships of $1500 are available for full-time students.
To receive a full-time award, an applicant must be a
To receive a part-time award of $750, a volunteer must be a resident of
Applicants must volunteer in a 2008 community project and include a letter of recommendation from the leader of the
In 2007 full-time scholarships of $1500 were awarded to: Anthony Carmeci III of Forestburgh, a Monticello High School Senior, for helping on project in Forestburgh; and Sarah Devine of
Communities have been hard at work on 45 projects since grants were awarded in March. Many can still use help before judging begins on August 8. For a list of the groups and projects call
Sullivan Renaissance is a beautification and community development program principally funded by the Gerry Foundation. Additional funding has been secured by NYS Senator John J. Bonacic and Assemblywoman Aileen M. Gunther. Significant sponsorships have also been provided by WSUL/WVOS for Category A projects and by Thunder 102 for Category B projects.