Local Scholarship

Local Scholarship


LOCAL: The $500.00 ‘This Is Me Scholarship Inspired by Ryan Risco & Caitlin Chivonne Polhill’ will be awarded to up to two graduating seniors from each Hendrick Hudson, Walter Panas or Peekskill High School who are pursuing advanced level education and have faced/pvercome adversity or helped others through adversity.

Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, disability, or ethnic origin.

Please choose your school:
 Hendrick Hudson Walter Panas Peekskill

Please submit:
• A personal statement in describing how you have faced/overcome adversity, or how you have helped someone through adversity (no maximum or minimum of words required)

• A resume of your life/school and work experiences

• Letter of recommendation from school, work or community sponsor

• Proof of acceptance/commitment to higher level education

Please note: All applications/statements remain private within selection committee and cannot be shared outside the committee without consent from applicant.


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