Available to high school seniors from Philipstown
High school seniors who are residents of Philipstown are invited to apply for the Philip Baumgarten Memorial Scholarship, which is given annually by the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce.
Applications are due by Friday, April 15. The scholarship will be awarded on April 28 at the Chamber of Commerce Awards Dinner. Philip Baumgarten, along with his wife Ester, were longtime Chamber supporters and board members.
The scholarship will be awarded to a student who has shown community spirit and commitment by volunteering for a Philipstown non-profit or charitable organization and/or by working for or with a local business. Students are asked to submit two letters of recommendation with their application.
The application form is available from Carol Hopper at Haldane High School, Suzanne Schmidt at O’Neill High School or by contacting Nat Prentice (845-661-8937 or [email protected]).