Established by the Rotary Club of Wappingers Falls, scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors from Roy C. Ketcham High School or who reside in the RCK area who have demonstrated involvement/leadership in community service activities and an ability to succeed in their chosen field.
Amount of Award(s):
$500 - $2,000
Number of Awards:
Type of Award:
One-time non renewable scholarship payable to school
Current High School:
Roy C. Ketcham High School or resident in the RCK district
Current Level of Education:
High School Senior
- Graduating senior from Roy C. Ketcham High School or reside in the RCK area
- Plan to attend an accredited academic institution including 4-year public and private colleges or universities community colleges and/or trade school
- 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 a teacher or guidance counselor. These letters must have been written within the last six months.
Applications must be submitted online with all attachments by May 1.