Duxbury Interfaith Council (DIC) High School Scholarship
The DIC invites high school graduates of the class of 2019, who are residents of Duxbury, to apply for one of four $500 college scholarships. If you are a Duxbury High School Senior, you can apply through your Naviance account.
The application is attached at the bottom of this announcement.
Award candidates should be an active member of (or be a member in good standing at) his/her faith congregation. The candidates should also have a solid record of volunteer/community service beyond any high school or faith based organization requirements. These service activities should support the DIC mission and demonstrate a strong moral character that exemplifies the values of kindness, compassion, generosity and respect for all.
DIC Mission 1. To nourish the spirit of understanding and cooperation among the diverse religious institutions and people of faith in the Duxbury community and to be a visible example of tolerance and respect between faiths. 2. To provide opportunities for all people of Duxbury to join in interfaith programs: worship, charity and education. 3. To lift up by word and deed the values of kindness, compassion, and respect for the common humanity of all.
Application The application consists of 4 parts: 1. Section of personal identification/information 2. Letter of recommendation 3. Essay of approximately 250-300 words. 4. Record of volunteer service
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 12, 2019. Mail applications to: Duxbury Interfaith Council Attn: Scholarship Application, P.O. Box 1161, Duxbury, MA 02333, or submit as a PDF attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org the subject line Scholarship Application.
Notification and Execution of Awards The scholarships will be announced and presented during Senior Awards Night on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at 7 p.m., at the Performing Arts Center.