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Northampton Cooperative Bank to award engineering scholarship.
Applications due April 30, 2014.
Northampton Cooperative Bank is accepting applications through April 30, 2014 for the Richard C. Aquadro Engineering Scholarship. Established in 2009, the scholarship honors the longtime Chairman of the Board of Directors of Northampton Cooperative Bank. Scholarship applications are available to Hampshire County residents who are seniors at any public high school in Hampshire County and plan to major in engineering at a four-year college or university In September 2014.
This is a four-year scholarship of $2,000 per year, or $8,000 in total, intended to help cover the cost of tuition: the award will be paid directly to the institution attended. The award for subsequent years is contingent upon the student continuing enrollment in an engineering program and maintaining a passing grade point average
To be considered, students must complete an application including high school transcript, references, and a brief essay. The scholarship will be awarded by a committee that will review applications and decide by vote. Applications may be accessed on-line, by contacting Vice President Lisa Kmetz at 413-584-4474, or by visiting any of Northampton Cooperative Bank’s four offices: 67 King Street in Northampton; 6 Main Street in Florence; 253 Triangle Street or 390 College Street in Amherst. Please remember that applications must be received by April 30, 2014 to be considered. Good luck!