Michael T. McCormick, Jr. Memorial Foundation, Inc.
c/o Mr. & Mrs. Michael T. McCormick, Sr.
12 Robertson Road ~West Orange, NJ 07052
Dear 2017 Applicant:
The Michael T. McCormick, Jr. Memorial Foundation, Inc. is a scholarship fund founded in 2009 in memory of our son, Michael T. McCormick, Jr., of West Orange.
Michael was a 2008 graduate of Seton Hall Preparatory School, where he was a member of the varsity football and lacrosse teams. Michael was a sophomore at Penn State University, where he was a proud member of Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity.
Michael’s qualities included his loyalty and devotion to family and friends and his passion for education and athletics. The Foundation shall select recipients of awards who demonstrate qualities that make them deserving of an award in Michael’s memory.
The Foundation will provide awards to private high school students and college students to be used for tuition, room and board, required fees, books and supplies. Award amounts will vary for each recipient for the 2017 school year. To date the Foundation has awarded over $150,000.00 to worthy recipients. You can print out an application from our website at www.mtmjr.com or get a copy by checking your guidance office local high schools.
PLEASE NOTE: If you have any type of hardship including financial, please answer Question 13 on the application.
Factors to be evaluated in determining the applicants who will receive awards are academic achievement, extra-curricular activities, which may include employment or internship, and financial need. The Foundation will consider all applications for awards and applications are open to all students regardless of their financial circumstances. Students who will be attending private high school or any form of post-secondary education, including college or university, community college, or a business/trade/technical school are eligible to apply.
The Foundation wishes to provide awards to applicants who demonstrate academic excellence and extracurricular, leadership, entrepreneurship and/or community service activities. The Foundation seeks to provide awards to young people who are committed to furthering their education for their personal growth so that as young adults they will be valued members of their families and communities.
Certain persons, including the Foundation’s officers, trustees, committee members, and close family members are ineligible to receive awards from the Foundation.
We look forward to receiving your application and wish you success in your future endeavors.
APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY APRIL 28, 2017
SCHOLARSHIPS WILL BE AWARDED
TUESDAY, JUNE 13, 2017
AT THE MTMJR SCHOLARSHIP EVENT
RECIPIENTS MUST BE IN ATTENDANCE