Local Scholarships


LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Local scholarships are those provided by businesses, companies or programs within the Lakes Region Area. These are the scholarships that hit closer to home for MA students. They provide funds for specific degrees, 2 & 4yr. Colleges/Universities, Tech. Schools and even a few for the student that wishes to pursue the unconventional route. 
The scholarships below are in order of the application deadlines. Start early and read through the descriptions to find the scholarships that best fits your plans, make note of the application deadline, gather the required information(financial statements, personal & educational references and essays). Do this and it will make for a less stressful and happy senior year for you.
All of this information and application hard copies are also available in the MA Guidance office. Please let Mrs. Chapman or Mrs. McQuone the names of each scholarship you have applied for. Feel free to contact Mrs. Chapman(jchapman@sau45.org) or Mrs. McQuone  (pmcquone@sau45.org) in the office for any assistance you may need. Good Luck!
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Faith, Hope & Love Foundation:The Faith, Hope, and Love Foundation is a 501-c-3/non profit organization that grew out of compassion of two Plymouth State Alumni, Laura Brusseau and Jessica Dutille to inspired relief efforts for youth facing poverty, homelessness, and hunger in New Hampshire. The foundation gives a $1000.00 college scholarship and a book award to a student that has financial need, strong grades and helps his/her community. It is our hope that these efforts will in turn be carried forward by our recipients as they become good stewards in their communities. It is our mission to bring relief to children and youth suffering from poverty, hunger or homelessness and to bring them hope through faith and love, so they may accomplish all of their dreams. Applications can be found in the MA guidance office or Download here. Deadline is January 2022.

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Frank S. Lord/UNH Scholarship: The will of Frank S. Lord, a prominent Ossipee, N.H., businessman for many years, established an educational fund in 1951 in memory of his parents, Francis Hubbard Lord and Hannah Blaisdell Lord. A varying number of renewable awards are made to students from Carroll County. However, the students need not have necessarily attended preparatory school in Carroll County, nor in the State of NH. "Worthy boys and girls who are without personal or family means to secure such education as is provided by the said University.." are eligible ".. for each of the four years." The application is available in the MA Guidance office or Download Here. Deadline is March 31,2022.
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The Lakes Region Builders & Remodelers Association:   have been awarding educational scholarships and high quality tools to students for decades. Each year, the scholarship committee reviews the applicants and awards Education scholarships for outstanding individuals preparing for a career in construction or trades fields. The money is applied directly to offset higher education tuition costs. In addition, the committee awards special "Tool- Box" or Golden Hammer Awards to students who will be going directly into the trades after high school. These students, along with the support of their teachers, go on a shopping trip to a local hardware store and select a few quality tools that help start off their careers in trades! Apply online at lakesregionbuilders.com/scholarship or applications can be found at the MA Guidance office or Download here. Deadline is April 2022
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Diane K. Kline Memorial Scholarship Fund:  The DKKMS will award a scholarship up to $1000.00. The Fund's mission is to support students from MA so they may educate and better themselves in order to build a stronger community. Applicants will be awarded scholarships based on academic merit and/or other non-academic factors, such as community service, school activities and work experience. Application are available at the MA guidance office or Download hereApplication can be emailed to: dkkmsf@gmail.com Deadline April 2022
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Meredith Kiwanis Scholarship: This scholarship is available to high school seniors from Inter-Lakes and Moultonborough. Applicants must demonstrate school activities and provide recommendation letters. Applications are available in the guidance office or Download Here.  Deadline is April 2022.
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Moultonborough Women's Club:  We strive to promote civic, educational and social activities. The Club has over 100 members who actively network and fund raise for the community needs of the Moultonborough Area. The scholarship is open to Moultonborough residents. Applicants must demonstrate community involvement and financial need. Applications are available in the guidance office or Applications can be emailed to dconway@sau45.org. Download here.  Deadline is April 2022.
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Center Harbor Congregational Church Scholarship: The Center Harbor Congregational Church will offer scholarships to current graduates from Moultonborough, Meredith or Sandwich. The $500 scholarships will be presented to students who demonstrate community involvement. The application is available in the guidance office or Download Here  Deadline is April 2022.
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Moultonborough Academy Student Council Scholarship 2021:   The MA Student Council will award two (2) $400.00 scholarships to a MA senior who has earned a GPA of 3.0, and has participated in at least one extracurricular activity at MA. Applications can be found at the MA Guidance office or Download Here. Deadline is April 2022.
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MVSB/James D Sutherland Memorial Scholarship: Awarded to a Moultonborough Academy graduate who will start college in the fall.  The student must demonstrate financial need, commitment to their community and capacity to succeed in their chosen field. Applications are available in the guidance office or Download here. Application can be emailed: jchapman@sau45.org Deadline is April 2022.
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Lakes Region Board of Realtors: Awarded to a senior who is planning to attend a two-year or four-year college and who demonstrates academic achievement, community involvement and financial need. Applications are available in the guidance office or Download Here. Applications need to be handed to OR emailed: jchapman@sau45.org Deadline is April 2022.
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Moultonborough PTA Scholarship
: Parent Teacher  Association (PTA) is an organization which works with schools, families, and the community for the betterment of the lives of all children.The Moultonborough PTA will award $1000 Scholarships to three (3) graduating seniors from Moultonborough Academy. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance Office or Download Here. Deadline is April 2022.
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Meredith Rotary Club ScholarshipMeredith Rotary Club, as one of many programs, offers scholarships to high school seniors who live within the Inter-Lakes and Moultonborough school districts. Successful applicants may be granted awards in varying amounts from $500 to a maximum of $2,000.00 each. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download Here  Deadline is April 2022. 
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Moultonborough Lion's Club Scholarship: The Moultonborough Lions Club is proud to raise money through their annual raffle as well as tp donate money from the Bicentennial Trust Fund to establish scholarships for local high school seniors. Each Spring, guidance counselors from Moultonborough Academy, Kingswood Regional High School, and Inter Lakes High school receive applications from the Moultonborough Lions Club for students who reside in Moultonborough, Sandwich, Tuftonboro, and Center Harbor. Scholarships are for current Seniors who plan to attend a two or four-year college in the coming September. The scholarship money is for second semester, and the scholarship recipients need to provide the Lions Club with proof of second semester attendance and first semester grades before the monies are sent. Applications are available in the guidance office or Download Here.  Please notify jchapman@sau45.org when you apply and she will send your transcript. Deadline is April 2022. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 Jennifer Lively Memorial Scholarship: Awarded by EM Heath, Inc to one MA graduating senior each year. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, scholastic achievement and extracurricular involvement. The application is available in the guidance office or Download Here.  Deadline is April 2022.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 
Hearts and Hands Thrift Shop 2022 Scholarship:This $ 2,000.00 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating Moultonborough Academy senior who is going onto post- secondary education, including but not limited to, a vocational/technical school. This scholarship will be awarded to a hardworking (not necessarily on the honor roll) student who demonstrates strong community service, volunteerism and a willingness to help others. This scholarship is not based on financial need. The award is to be given for Freshmen Year, Second Semester, based upon completion of all first semester courses with a GPA of 2.0 or greater. The award money will go directly to the school, not to an individual. Applications can be found in the MA guidance office or Download HereDeadline is April 2022.
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 Great Waters Music Scholarship: Since its inception, the Great Waters Scholarship Program has contributed financial assistance to music students in the Lakes Region, helping them on the journey to connect their gifts with the needs of the music world. Great Water Scholarship applications are accepted beginning in January each year for New Hampshire Lakes Region residents.  High school, college, or graduate students with interest in pursuing a career in some facet of music education or performance qualify to apply for financial assistance.  Financial assistance scholarship recipients are announced typically in May and honored at one of the Great Waters concerts. The scholarship can be used for tuition for any course of study aimed towards enriching the arts culture. Applications are available in the Guidance office or Download Here.
Deadline is April 2022.  
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Moultonborough United Methodist Church Outreach ScholarshipMUMC will award (2) $500.00 scholarships this year. Applicants must be a graduating senior in good standing from MA pursuing higher education at an accredited College/University OR Vocational/ Trade School Program. Applications are available at the MA Guidance office or Download Here.  Deadline is April 2022. 
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The David P. Young Memorial Scholarship: In honoring the life of David Patrick Young, long-time Northern Lakes Region of NH stringed instrument teacher and performer, is happy to announce a Spring 2020 music education scholarship to a Northern Lakes Region of NH graduating senior who plans to further their interest in music education. The Spring 2020 music scholarship award will be in the amount of $1000. Senior students interested in applying for the scholarship, should plan to submit an essay that should speak to the student’s experience in music education, their future plans in the field of music (what college and program of study they will be attending in the Fall of 2020), and to their financial need for the award. 
Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download Here.
Deadline is April 2022. 

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The Latchkey Cup Scholarship: This scholarship is open to any senior from the Lakes Region who plans on continuing their education at the college of their choice. Applicants must be attending ILHS, KRHS, MA or beyond, or any members or immediate family of of any member of the Lakes Region Ice Racing Club will be considered. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or  Download Here. Applications can be emailed to mikehorsch@myfairpoint.net 
Deadline is April 2022. 
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Lakes Region Food Pantry Scholarship: Lakes Region Food Pantry is happy to offer area high school students the opportunity to apply for a $500 scholarship toward higher education.  This year we are making a total of six scholarships available.  Award of the scholarship is based on volunteering and the impact that community service makes on the student.  We know it's been a difficult time and would encourage seniors to include all four years of high school service. . Applications are available in the guidance office or Download Here. Deadline is May 2022.  
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The Gnerre Memorial Music Scholarship(s) will be awarded to two graduating students from the LakesRegion area schools who will be entering college in the 2021 academic year and will be pursuing a degree (either major or minor) in the field of music. Criteria  for being selected will be Academic Achievement, High School music participation and financial need. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download Here.

Deadline is May 2022.  
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Moultonborough Community Association: 
This scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior at MA who plans to attend an approved college or vocational school for a course of study at least one year in length. Applications can be found at the MA Guidance office or Download here. Applications can be emailed to jhuston53@yahoo.com. 
Deadline is May 2022. 
 
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Stephens Landscaping Scholarship:This scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior who will be pursuing a major in the trades at any 2-4 year program full-time. Special consideration will be given to students pursuing any career in the landscaping industry. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download Here. 
Deadline is May 2022.

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Adele Taylor Memorial Scholarship: This scholarship is given to MA seniors, with preference given to students studying education, nursing, medical professions or fire science. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download Here.
Application can be emailed to: jchapman@sau45.org Deadline is May 2022.
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CG Roxane Scholarship:
 This scholarship is given to students who best represent the ideals of the Moultonborough Community Charter. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download HereApplication can be emailed to: jchapman@sau45.org. Deadline is May 2022.
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Joseph E. Maroun Memorial Scholarship:
 Honoring his lifelong love of education. This scholarship will be given a priority to students pursuing a 2 year, or technical program. Special consideration given to students pursuing a career in the Landscaping industry. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download Here.
Application can be emailed to: jchapman@sau45.org Deadline is May 2022.
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Pasena D. Maroun Memorial Scholarship:
  Honoring her lifelong love of education.  This scholarship will be given with priority to students pursuing careers in Culinary arts or Theology. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download Here.
Application can be emailed to: jchapman@sau45.org Deadline is May 2022.
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Paul and Janice Marshall Scholarship: Given to a student with financial need planning to attend a 4 year college. The student must have demonstrated the ability to succeed in college even if they were not at the top of their class. Applications are available in the guidance office or Download Here. Application can be emailed to: jchapman@sau45.org Deadline is May 2022.
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Keith F. Bryar Memorial Scholarship: This scholarship is for a Moultonborough Academy senior who can clearly explain what he/she is passionate about and how he/she plans on pursuing that passion in the future. This $1,000 scholarship is open to any high school senior regardless of their plans for next year, college or not.Applications can be found in the MA Guidance office or Download here.  Deadline is May 2022. 
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Moultonborough Fire-Rescue Scholarship:  Scholarships  are available to young men and women who are residents of Moultonborough, NH and who will be pursuing their post-secondary education. Applications can be found at the MA Guidance office or Download Here.        Deadline is May 2022.

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Moultonborough Police Benevolent Association
will offer two(2)  scholarships to a deserving MA seniors that will continue his/her education at an accredited university, college or a technical school. Applications can be found at the MA Guidance office or Download Here. Deadline is May 2022. 
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Winnipesaukee Sportsmen Club: Members Only. The WSC is a community-oriented organization that promotes the hunting and shooting sports, with an emphasis on safety. Our 2021 Scholarship will be given in memory of Kathy Callahan. The total value of this Scholarship will be one thousand dollars ($1000.00). One half to be awarded upon acceptance to an institute of higher learning and the remainder upon satisfactory completion of the first term. Scholarship candidates can be any senior student scheduled to graduate from High School in 2021, who’s parent or grandparent is a WSC Member in good standing.  Preference may be given to students entering:  Conservation, Environmental Sciences, and Law Enforcement. An interview with the WSC Scholarship Committee may be necessary. Applications can be found in the Guidance office or Download HereDeadline is May 2022. 
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Winnipesaukee Sportsmen Club:  NON-MEMBERS. The WSC is a community-oriented organization that promotes the hunting and shooting sports, with an emphasis on safety. Our 2021 Scholarship will be given in memory of Kathy Callahan. The total value of this Scholarship will be one thousand dollars ($1000.00). One half to be awarded upon acceptance to an institute of higher learning and the remainder upon satisfactory completion of the first term. Scholarship candidates can be any senior student scheduled to graduate from High School in 2021. Preference may be given to students entering:  Conservation, Environmental Sciences, and Law Enforcement. An interview with the WSC Scholarship Committee may be necessary.Applications can be found in the Guidance office or Download Here.Deadline is May 2022. 
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MSSA Future Educators Scholarship 2021: The Moultonborough School Staff Association is an organization of classroom teachers and education staff who work to promote great learning conditions for all students.  This scholarship is for students who desire to study education in a two or four year college. Applications can be found in the MA Guidance or Download Here. Completed applications are to be given to Mrs. Fair with a Deadline by 2:30 pm Friday May 20.
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 Red Mountain Lodge #68/ Carol A. Wyman Memorial Scholarship Carol valued education and charity to her fellow man, which are both also core tenets of Freemasonry. The award will go to that student who has not only an excellent academic record, but has also recognized the importance of service to others. Students applying for this scholarship must have declared a major at an accredited college or university in education, human services, or criminal justice. More information can be found in the MA Guidance office. Deadline is June 2022.
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