F.O.S.C. Invitation to SHS Crew Seniors to
Apply for 2021 Scholarship & Essay Awards
To SHS Senior Rowers:
In recognition of the excellent work each team member does, F.O.S.C. invites and
• Every Senior Female to apply for the Barbara Grant Donahue Essay
Award and the Caron & Krause Family Scholarship.
• Every Senior Male to apply for the Irving James Donahue Jr. Memorial Essay
Award and the Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Scholarship.
Each essay award is $250.00 and the Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Scholarship and the Caron
& Krause Family Scholarship are $500.00 each. Coach Matt Hastings, Coach Chris Noble, plus
any additional coaches as well as any F.O.S.C. Scholarship Committee members not having a
senior that can apply will determine the scholarship and essay awards.
• Links to the applications can be found below. Please place your completed application in a sealed envelope with your name on it before leaving it in Karin Whitten’s mailbox by Monday, May 17th 2021
Mailbox slot is attached to garage: home address is 121 Maple Avenue
Garage and driveway are on Hapgood Way
One Essay Only: Every senior applying for an essay award is considered for the Kenneth F.
Burns Memorial Scholarship or Caron & Krause Family Scholarship if she or he applies for it.
Each senior needs to write only one essay which will be used in determining both the
recipients for the essay awards and the recipient for the scholarship. Essay length is limited
to only 300-650 words.
CONTACT: Please contact Karin Whitten with any questions concerns, or requests
for information at [email protected]
We are proud of the contributions of each member of the SHS crew teams, and we
encourage every one of you to apply!
Best, Karin Whitten, Chair