The Rotary Club of Merrimack Scholarships Fund Inc. (RCMSFI) provides scholarships to the residents of Merrimack, NH for higher-level educational pursuits. The group is governed by an all-volunteer Board of Directors who handles all aspects of the RCMSFI and the scholarships they provide to the residents.
The selection process includes review of the applicant's financial need and specific criteria of each scholarship type. Our current scholarships are broken down into three categories: The Arts, Applied Technology, Community Service and the President's Award.
We are able to provide these scholarships from various types of donations and growth in the Investment Fund Value.
Since 1999, the RCMSFI has awarded $40,500.00 in scholarships to 27 recipients.
The Board of Directors is a group of volunteers who offer their services and time without compensation. The Board meets on a monthly basis to handle all business.
The members of the Board are responsible for numerous roles within the foundation. Their main duties include the following:
The RCMSFI currently has seven members serving on its Board of Directors. The individuals hold numerous roles in the community of Merrimack and are committed to providing opportunities to the students of the Merrimack School District. The members of the Board are:
In addition to the Board of Directors, the RCMSFI has one volunteer. Michael Moore assists the group as the designer and sole developer for the Merrimack Rotary Scholarship Fund website.
Click here for a full list of previous scholarship winners.
Past Recipients of our Applied Technology Scholarships
Awardees are selected based on financial need, commitment to a specific vocation, and their talent.
|Patti Ann Boucher||2000||NH Community College|
|Brandon Mikulis||2000||Rochester Institute of Technology|
|Nicole Dirusso||2001||Castleton State College|
|Jessica Heizer||2002||Dean College|
|N. Wilson||2003||NH Community Tech College|
|N. Leboulierre||2004||Rivier College|
|Holly Rousseau||2005||MA College of Pharmacy|
|Lindsey Reardon||2006||Hesser College (Medical Assistant. Radiology)|
Past Recipients of our Community Service Scholarships
Awardees are selected based on financial need, and commitment & performance of Community Service.
|Michel Simard||2002||Middlesex Community College|
|A. Shounmaker||2003||Southern NH University|
|D. Delgreco||2003||Sacred Heart College|
|M. Paison||2004||Tufts University|
|K. Domurad||2004||Clark University|
|Nicholas Deveau||2006||UNH (Chemical Engineer)|
Past Recipients of our Arts Scholarships
Past scholarship applicants have been interested in pursuing careers in vocal music, instrumental music, visual arts, dramatic arts, and journalism.
|Kristen Gehling||2001||Marymount Manhattan Col|
|Heidi Bean||2002||UNH (Music Teacher)|
|T. Forbes||2003||U Conn|
|M. Kahler||2004||Atl Culinary Academy(Culinary Arts)|
|Liz Paneton||2005||Keene State|
|Kristen Bernard||2006||Endicott College (Art Therapist)|
|Mike Cunningham||2007||Roger Williams University|
Past Recipients of our Pres. Scholarships
Past scholarship applicants have been interested in pursuing careers in...
|Katherine Burke||2007||Keene Stete College|
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