Alumni Community Scholarship List

  • Community Scholarships

    Name Description Amount Category Deadline Application
    AAN Rebecca Westcott Memorial Scholarship This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a deserving Nantucket High School senior or alumni studying art in college in memory of Rebecca Houser Westcott by her family and friends. This is a talent/desire-based scholarship. See application for more information. $1,000 Art 5/1/2018
    Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
    The Abbott & Fenner Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution. Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site:
    $1,000 Miscellaneous 06/12/2018
    Artists Association of Nant. Scholarship Artists Association of Nantucket awards to deserving Nantucket High School seniors furthering their education in the visual arts, art education or art therapy or former grads currently studying art in college. See application for more info. 2000. Art 5/1/2018
    Cape Cod Association Scholarship http://www.capecodassoc.org/scholarship
    The Association offers scholarships to graduating high school seniors and college students who have been born on and currently reside on Cape Cod or the Islands (Barnstable, Nantucket, or Dukes counties) for up to four years of an undergraduate program. Past recipient applications are due on March 15th.
    Miscellaneous 3/15/2018
    Cape Cod Foundation Scholarship http://www.capecodfoundation.org
    The Cape Cod Foundation Scholarship applications are now online. To download a copy of the booklet that lists all available scholarships and to find links to all the online applications, visit our website. Deadline is April 1st.
    TBD Miscellaneous 4/1/2018
    Coffin School Trustees Scholarships The Coffin School Trustees Scholarships will be awarded to young men or women graduates of Nantucket High School (four years at this high school), who have successfully completed at least one year of college or advanced studies. See application for more information. Need Based 4/17/2018
    Cranberry Educational Foundation The Mission of the Cranberry Educational Foundation is to introduce the American cranberry, cranberry farming and its heritage to the communities in the area. They offer 3 scholarships to seniors or alumni in the cranberry growing towns in MA who are furthering their education with priority given to those studying cranberry agriculture, natural resources or the environment. $1,000 4/27/2018
    Dorothy Harrison Egan Found. Scholarship Recipients must be pursuing a course of study relating to health and/or health care (such as biology) at an accredited college, medical school or other educational institution. Preference will be given to residents of Nantucket, but scholarships are not limited to such residents and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. See application for more info. Medical 5/1/2018
    Edward J. Sullivan Artist Scholarship This scholarship is awarded on the basis of artistic ability, scholastic ability and/or financial need to a student majoring in Art. $800 Art 4/30/2018
    First Congregational Church Scholarship First Congregational Church would like to award a scholarship to a high school senior or Nantucket High alumnus who has given his/her time and talent to those in need on the Island. The scholarship will be awarded in recognition of an individual who has gone above and beyond to better community organizations and the lives of underprivileged Island residents. See application for details. $500 Community Service 5/1/2018
    Gary Philbrick Memorial Golf Scholarship The applicant must live on Cape Cod & the Islands and be enrolled or enrolling in college for a career in the golf industry. See application for more information. Athletic 5/30/2018
    Inky Santa's Toy Drive Scholarship This Inky Santa's Toy Drive Scholarship will be awarded to a resident senior or alumnus of Nantucket High who attended NHS for his/her junior and senior years, has voluntarily participated in community service and/or are pursuing a career, in any form, of child care or social work. See application for more information. $500 Community Service 5/1/2018
    Jack Pignato Memorial Scholarship The purpose of the Fund shall be to provide scholarships to graduates of Nantucket High School who are furthering their education in the fields of math or science. The students eligible for assistance are deserving graduates of NHS who are or will be majoring in mathematics or science, and who are looking to a career in education or medicine. See application for more information. $1,500 Miscellaneous 4/27/2018
    Jaeger Family NiSHA Scholarship The purpose of the fund shall be to provide scholarships to students or community members interested in pursuing studies or training in an animal related field. The type and amount of aid is at the discretion of the Community Foundation Board and may include but not limited to $1000 per year to the awardee's institution of choice. See application for more information. $1000. Miscellaneous 4/27/2018
    June Bartlett Memorial Scholarship The June Bartlett Scholarship Fund is to be awarded to a graduating Senior or former graduate of Nantucket High who is pursuing an education in agricultural sciences which may include plant and soil science, crop propagation and management, horticulture, animal science, agricultural economics, agricultural education and communication, sustainable agriculture, environmental sciences, or other related studies. See application for more info. 3500. Agricultural 4/27/2018
    Knights of Columbus Scholarship Knights of Columbus will award renewable scholarships to current seniors or to former graduates from Nantucket High School. To be eligible for this scholarship a students must be a practicing Catholic with regular attendance at St. Mary's Church with evidence of parish and community service academic standing, moral character, responsibility, financial need, and extracurricular activities. See app for more info. $500 Religious 4/15/2018
    Maddequet Admiralty Association Scholarship The Maddequet Admiralty Association has established a Walter Gilman Page Scholarship for Nantucket students interested in pursuing a career in maritime studies, i.e. maritime-related or (other) trade school, oceanography, environmental science, or any B.A. or B.S. degree. See application for more information. Science/Environmental 5/1/2018
    Mass Broadcasters Association http://MassBroadcasters.org/scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a Massachusetts resident and is enrolled or plans to enroll at an accredited two- or four-year school with a major or intention of studying over-the-air broadcasting. Go to: for more info.
    Miscellaneous 4/8/2018
    Nantucket Anglers' Club: Lema-Machado The Nantucket Anglers' Club Lema-Machado Fund offers scholarships to seniors and alumni who are pursuing a marine science and/or a conservation course of study. In the absence of eligible candidates, the Committee may select any applicant whom they deem worthy. The applicant must be a child or a grandchild of an active or honorary member of the Club and meet all requirements.See application for more info. 10000. Science/Environmental 5/1/2018
    Nantucket Anglers' Club: Pete Guild The Nantucket Anglers' Club Pete Guild Scholarship Fund offers scholarships to a child or grandchild of an active or honorary member of the Anglers' Club. The candidate must be pursuing a business or marine-oriented course of study at an accredited institution for higher learning. In the absence of eligible candidates, the Committee may select any applicant whom they deem worthy. See application for more info. Miscellaneous 5/1/2018
    Nantucket Booster Club Scholarship The Nantucket Booster Club is offering four $1,000.00 scholarships (two females and two males) to be awarded to graduates of Nantucket High School who participated in not less than two (2) years of sports at Nantucket High School and have completed at least one full year or post-high school education. See application for more information. $1,000 Athletic 6/1/2018
    Nantucket Builders Association Scholarship The Nantucket Builders Association Scholarship Fund will benefit graduating seniors or former graduates of Nantucket High School interested in pursuing a trade or professional career in the Building & Construction Industry. This is intended to defray tuition expenses associated with Trade or Vocational Technical School, or a degree program at an accredited College or University. Trades 5/1/2018
    Nantucket Garden Club Scholarship The Nantucket Garden Club will award scholarships totaling $30,000.00 annually, to Nantucket High School Graduates and alumni whose educational pursuits reflect their personal commitment to our community while pursuing an education with a major concentration in Ecology, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Environmental Studies, Preservation or Botany. Please see application for details. 30,000 Science/Environmental 4/15/2018
    Nantucket Lodging Association The Nantucket Lodging Association award a scholarship to a graduating senior or former graduate entering into either an undergraduate or a certificate program of study relating to the hospitality industry, if possible, the study of hotel and lodging management in particular. It is further expected that the recipient will perform some relevant internship on Nantucket, perhaps during the summer, during their period of study. $500 Miscellaneous 5/1/2018
    Nantucket Shellfish Assoc. Scholarship NSA offers scholarships for graduates of Nantucket High School who have completed at least one year of college with a grade point average of 3.0 or better and have declared or intend to declare a major in some aspect of marine science. Please complete an application form, official transcript and brief application letter postmarked no later than May 15. $4,000 Science/Environmental 5/15/2018