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GEORGE WILCOX MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

posted Jan 13, 2017, 3:25 PM by Waterville School

Attached is the scholarship information and application.  Please fill out the application on your computer. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Moomaw or Mrs. Prey

George Wilcox entrusted to Badger Mountain Lodge a large portion of his estate to be used for the betterment and improvement of the Waterville Plateau and its residents.  The George Wilcox Memorial Scholarship is Badger Mountain Lodge’s largest ongoing activity.  Scholarships are awarded to students or graduates of Waterville and Mansfield High Schools, or sons/daughters of members of Badger Mountain Lodge #57, for continuing their higher education at a university, college or trade school.

     Scholarships shall be awarded based upon academic performance, industry, character, and need and will be given annually to deserving students.  The Selection Committee shall be the sole judge of need and other criteria in determining scholarship recipients.  All information provided by the applicant will be treated by the scholarship committee as highly confidential.  Each year, the number of scholarships awarded will very according to available funds.

          Students are eligible to receive the scholarship up to four (4) times. 

          Each one-year scholarship shall be in the amount of $2,000 and shall be payable per quarter or semester depending on the practices of the respective educational institution.  Payments shall be conditional upon the respective recipient’s regular attendance at college, university or trade school.  Should any student discontinue school attendance the unused portion of the funds will be returned to the Lodge to be held for two years.  If after two years the student has not returned to school, the unused funds will revert to the Lodge funds and be used as the Lodge so directs.  

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Waterville School,
Jan 13, 2017, 3:25 PM
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