Scholarships

Welcome to the Old Colony’s Scholarship’s page. Below you’ll find Scholarships available to Old Colony Students. If you are having trouble finding a scholarship feel free to email your guidance counselor for assistance. 

Scholarships are also listed on MEFA Pathways, an interactive software program available to Old Colony students and their families which helps them plan for college and careers.  https://www.mefapathway.org  To login, use your school user ID and password.

Name of Scholarship Award Criteria Deadline

John Ross Laronda Memorial Scholarship

$1000

 

See Eligibility on the application

 

Turn into Guidance on or before May 2, 2022

Marcus Urann Scholarship

 

See Eligibility on the application

June 30, 2022

Rotary Club of Fairhaven Scholarship $500

Acushnet Resident

 

May 27, 2022 Mail to Rotary Club of Fairhaven, PO Box 261, Fairhaven, MA 02719
Anthony Martin Memorial Scholarship $1500 See criteria on page April 29, 2022
Devin Carrier Memorial Scholarship $500 Old Colony student, Played on school sports team, write essay detailing family involvement/values May 2, 2022
Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship

 

 

 

Regular 12 Noon, May 2, 2022

 

Plymouth County Beekeepers Scholarship

 

  See Eligibility on the application April 30, 2022 to PCBASCH2@YAHOO.COM

 

     

Old Colony Educational Foundation Scholarship

 

Seniors



Turn into guidance on or before May 2, 2022

Middleboro Rotary Club Scholarship

 



May 1, 2022

Rochester Country Fair Scholarship

$500 Rochester resident, accepted to pursue education beyond High School Turn into Guidance 
Alasdair Hamilton Chambers Memorial Scholarship $500

Graduating Senior

Turn into Guidance on or before May 2, 2022
       
Mattapoisett Land Trust – Blanche B Perry Scholarship $1000 Mattapoisett resident pursuing an education in environmental studies or related field April 27, 2022
       
PB & J Scholarship $1000 Students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed May 31, 2022
       
   

 

 
Visionary Scholarship $1000-$5000 Open to all high school students (freshmen to seniors). To apply, students need to write an essay on why college matters May 1, 2022
       
       
Cape Cod Community College Pathways Scholarship $1000-$4000
  • Apply and be accepted to Cape Cod Community College for Fall 2022
  • Complete the FAFSA and exhibit some financial need
  • Plan to enroll in a degree or certificate program 
May 6, 2022
Chloe Harding Memorial Scholarship  

A graduating Senior at ORRHS or OCRVTHS

Accepted to an accredited college or technical school

Turn into Guidance on or before April 25, 2022
Al Chambers Award   Seniors who complete the form May 2, 2022
MA Broadcasters Association Scholarship $2000 Student’s legal guardian must be a full-time employee of an MBA member station May 6, 2022
       
Lakeville Lions Club $500 Transcript, Two letters of Recommendation, Essay, Academic and Career Aspirations  Turn into Guidance on or before May 2, 2022
Club Madeirense S.S. Sacramento Vocational Award $500 Vocational (career) bound  seniors  April 30, 2022
       
Old Colony Academic Scholarship     Turn into Guidance on or before May 2, 2022
Old Colony Vocational Scholarship     Turn into Guidance on or before May 2, 2022
       
Old Colony PTO Scholarship Application Varies Graduating Senior, GPA 2.5 or higher, exemplify leadership skills, etc. Please full criteria on application Turn into guidance on or before May 2, 2022
Greater New Bedford Garden Club Rose L Murphy Scholarship $1500 Please carefully read on the application Postmarked by April 23, 2022
       
Marion Social Club Scholarship $1500 Graduating Senior and resident of Mattapoisett or Rochester April 30, 2022
       
The South Meadow Village Association Scholarship $1000 Carver Resident Turn into guidance on or before April 20, 2022
Matt T Benoit Memorial Scholarship     May 1, 2022
Mattapoisett Police Officer’s Association Scholarship $1000 High School Senior, Mattapoisett resident or relative of Mattapoisett Police Officer, Accepted to college/trade school May 13, 2022