About Us

The overall purpose of the Foundation is realized by the solicitation and receipt of gifts from individuals, businesses, and organizations through direct donations and fundraisers. Donated funds are invested and the derived investment income is used in awarding scholarships to the residents of Walpole in recognition of scholastic achievement, financial need, extracurricular activities and special circumstances.

Who Can Apply?

Any Walpole resident or Walpole High School METCO student applying to or currently attending a post-high school institution which offers an advanced course of study may apply for a scholarship. This includes four-year bachelors degree programs, associate degree programs, and technical certificate programs. Students applying for or in graduate school are not eligible.

When Do I Apply?

Applications are available in mid-December and are due mid-February.

When Will I Be Notified?

Decisions and notifications are made in the beginning of June of each year and the check awarded in December of each year, after proof of matriculation is provided.

Support the Foundation

The Foundation is always looking for volunteers interested in supporting the organization.

  • Establish a Memorial Fund
  • Become a Benefactor
  • Personal or Business Donation
Support Us

To date, the Foundation has awarded over 2,800 scholarships totaling $3,600,000.