The 2013 Scholarship applications are now available. Please click here to download your application. Please call Paul Blais, Chairperson at: 603.893.4211 with any questions you may have.
Congratulations to our 2013 Scholarship Recipients!
CARL RUSSO/staff photo
The St. Alfio Society of Lawrence recently awarded four $1,000 scholarships to four college-bound students.
First row, from left: Shareef Kotb, Lawrence High graduate, will attend Merrimack College; Melissa Vargas, Note Dame Cristo Rey high graduate, will attend Georgetown University;
Daniel Caveney, Andover high graduate, will attend University of Berkeley, California and
Jake Fabrizio, Methuen high graduate, will attend Syracuse University.
Back row: Scholarship committee members, Dr. Richard LaSpina, Wayne Peters who is also the President of the Society, Paul Blais, committee chairman and Ray Lipfert.
The St. Alfio Society is best known for the celebration of the Italian Feast of the Three Saints, which will celebrate its 90th. year in Lawrence over the Labor Day weekend.
The Saint Alfio's Organization offers annual scholarships to eligible Greater Lawrence high school seniors who are bound for higher education at accredited colleges, universities or accepted vocational/technical institutions. Applicants domiciled in the following Massachusetts municipalities will be considered Greater Lawrence residents eligible and encouraged to apply for its annual scholarship awards: Those municipalities are Lawrence, Methuen, Andover and North Andover.
The St. Alfio Society of Lawrence recently awarded four $1,000 scholarships to four college-bound students. Scholarship awards shall be granted to properly qualified students regardless of race, creed or lifestyle preference.
The award will be based on the following four criteria:
1. Scholastic Ability
2. Financial Need
3. Character and Community Involvement
4. School and Outside Activities
If a student lives in the Greater Lawrence area, or attends a school listed, may attain applications at their guidance offices or may contact:
Paul Blais, Chairperson at: 603.893.4211 email@example.com
Greater Lawrence high schools, in the above municipalities, at this time are comprised of:
Lawrence High School, Central Catholic High School, Greater Lawrence Vocational Technical, Methuen High School
Presentation of Mary Academy, Andover High School, Philips Academy
Please use the donate button at right to donate to our Scholarship Fund