Asnuntuck Community College Foundation
Application Deadline: March 28, 2013
OVERVIEW OF AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS IN 2013
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ACC FOUNDATION, INC. SCHOLARSHIP
Provided by the ACC Foundation.
ANN BOUCHELLE SCHOLARSHIP
The Ann Bouchelle Scholarship was created by Ann, an ACC staff member, upon her retirement. In lieu of donations, she opted to start a scholarship and have donations made to the Foundation. It is for a student who has completed at least one semester at Asnuntuck Community College and will be continuing their education at Asnuntuck Community College the following semester.
ANNE MAZZA ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP
The Anne Mazza Scholarship was created for students who have completed at least one semester at ACC and will be continuing their education at ACC the following semester.
IRLEN FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
The Irlen Family Early Childhood Fund, named in honor of former ACC president, Harvey Irlen, began in 2002 to supply scholarship assistance to parents unable to afford the cost of daycare for their children, once a fee based childcare center is established at the college. As of 2008, since a fee based childcare center has not been needed, the Irlen family requested that the funds be used in related needs. The funds will be for scholarship assistance to parents who use/volunteer at the Reading Room.
EDWARD & CATHERINE JOUZOKAS SCHOLARSHIP
The Edward & Catherine Juozokas Scholarship recognizes outstanding achievement in the sciences and commitment to continuing study in the sciences, including health professions.
NADIA KOBER WRITING SCHOLARSHIP
The Nadia Kober Writing Scholarship honors a good writing student already studying at ACC and planning to continue here. It was established in December of 2007, by John Sheirer, ACC English Professor. He thought it would be wonderful to help someone continue his or her studies so he began a scholarship to help ACC writing students continue taking classes.
WILLIAM J. MCGURK-ROCKVILLE BANK SCHOLARSHIP
The William J. McGurk – Rockville Bank Scholarship was created in 2011 to honor Bill’s retirement from Rockville Bank after 31 years of dedicated service. Bill’s passion for community service and his enthusiasm for the Community College system led to the creation of this scholarship to help students further their academic careers.
RONALD REUTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Ronald Reuter Memorial Scholarship was established by his mother Joan upon his untimely death. The money the fund earns is used for scholarships to help students pursue their education.
ROBERT BURKE SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Robert Burke Memorial Scholarship is open to any high school senior in the eight-town region served by ACC who plans to attend ACC in the fall following graduation from high school.
ROBERT MCDONALD SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Robert McDonald Scholarship was developed in his honor to benefit incoming students who are physically and/or learning challenged.
SIMANSKI FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Joseph J. Simanski Family Scholarship, named for the retired Director of Human Resources, was established to help incoming students who will be participating in at least one developmental education course to prepare for future success.