2009-04-09 / About Town

Applications available for new scholarship

Applications are now available for the Elizabeth Stone Fund Scholarship, a one-time award for expenses associated with freshman year at an accredited four-year institution of higher learning.

The Elizabeth Stone Fund was formed with a bequest from the estate of Jamestowner Elizabeth Stone for the purpose of establishing a scholarship fund for deserving high school graduates.

This year, as many as four scholarships of at least $1,000 may be awarded.

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be Jamestown residents who have been accepted at an accredited four-year institution of higher learning.

Applications are available at the offices of the Jamestown schools, the guidance office at North Kingstown High School, or online at the Jamestown Schools website, www.jamestownri.com/school/.

The deadline for application submission is May 15.

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