Category Archives: Scholarships

Wayne teen wins award named for 9/11 victim

By Shawn Boburg The Record WAYNE — Kathleen Hopkins, a Wayne Valley High School graduate, has received the $4,000 Paul Acquaviva Scholar-Athlete Memorial Award. The scholarship, in memory of 9/11 victim Paul Acquaviva, was the 13th given annually to a senior who excels in both academics and athletics. Hopkins, a co-valedictorian at Wayne Valley, played […]

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9/11 Fire Captain Scholarship Fund a Mystery as Catholic School Closes

By Amber Sutherland New York Post A Catholic high school in Brooklyn that has doled out scholarships in the name of a fallen 9/11 fire captain since 2001 is set to close in June, and the man’s family — and state AG’s office — want to know what’s happening to the fund’s leftover money. “It’s […]

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Families of Freedom Fund/Twin Towers Scholarship Fund

A message from our friends at the Twin Towers Scholarship Fund: The Families of Freedom Fund (managed by Scholarship America) includes the Twin Towers Scholarship Fund, which will award a scholarship of $5,000 per academic year, for up to four years, to surviving children and spouses who received benefits from the Twin Towers Fund. There […]

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