Established by Maureen and Stan Straub to provide a scholarship to a graduating senior from Roy C. Ketcham High School or a student who would resides in the RCK area who has demonstrated involvement/leadership in community service activities and an ability to succeed in their chosen course of study. *Apply online through the Wappingers Rotary/Straub Scholarship.
Amount of Award(s):
Number of Awards:
Type of Award:
One-time scholarship payable to school
Conditions For Continuation:
Current High School:
Roy C. Ketcham High School or resident in the RCK part of the district
Current Level of Education:
High School Senior
- Graduating senior from Roy C. Ketcham High School or reside in the RCK area.
- Involvement/Leadership in community service activities
- Demonstrated ability to succeed in their chosen course of study
With your completed Online Application you will also need to attach the following:
- Essay discussing your career goals, personal values, and community service (typed, limit to one page or 500 words).
- Most recent high school transcript.
- Copy of your Student Aid Report (SAR) and Expected Family Contribution (EFC) information, which you will receive when you complete and submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
- Two current letters of recommendation from teachers/guidance counselor, clergy or persons other than family members who are familiar with your skills and abilities. These letters must have been written within the last six months.
All applications must be submitted online with all attachments by May 1.