SHS Alumni Association Scholarship Application


The Shrewsbury High School Alumni Association Scholarship recognizes a high school senior who has made positive contributions to SHS through good citizenship and participation in extra-curricular life. Applicants must be planning to attend a two or four year accredited college or university. Preference will be given to applicants who have relatives who have graduated from Shrewsbury High School or Major Howard Beal Memorial High School.


Applicant: _____________________________________________________________________


Address: ______________________________________________________________________


College which you plan to attend and intended major: __________________________________




Names of relatives who have graduated from SHS or Major Howard Beal Memorial High School (Please include relationship to applicant as well as year of graduation, if known):






I.  Respond briefly to each of the following (3-5 sentences each):

  1. What are your hopes and dreams for the next four years?
  2. Please tell us how a SHS faculty member or coach has made a difference in your life and/or has helped you to be successful at SHS.

II. Include an essay to tell us how you have positively impacted life at SHS through your citizenship and/or your involvement in extra-curricular life.


III. Please also include with your application:


n      A list of extra-curricular activities and offices held as well as awards received during the last four years.  Include involvement with school, religious groups and community. List number of years involved.

n      Teacher or advisor recommendation. (A college recommendation letter is fine.)


Please type all your responses and include your name at the top of each page. Please mail your completed application to:  Christina Manos, 7 Shirley Rd, Shrewsbury, MA 01545.

Applications must be received by March 15th. 
The Alumni Association Scholarship will be presented at the SHS Alumni Association Scholarship Presentation in late April or early May. The scholarship recipient will be notified by mail on or around April 18th.   

Rev 2-25-2014

Questions or comments?  Email Chair, Christina Manos at