Scholarships

Thank you to all our applicants for the 2017-2018 academic year! Winners will be announced in June.

(For information about next year's scholarship application

process, see below)

The Georgetown Working League funds and administers several scholarships each year for deserving Georgetown high school seniors and others pursuing a course of higher education.  The application deadline for the 2018-2019 academic year is April 30 2018Information regarding scholarship eligibility is detailed in part A of the application form below.  Please download both documents. No email or faxed applications will be accepted. Please follow all instructions with care. Note that the scholarship committee considers the essay portion of the application very seriously. If you fail to follow instructions, your application will automatically be disqualified.

Scholarship Application Part One 

Scholarship Requirements Part Two  

Scholarships are awarded to Georgetown residents who are, or plan to be, enrolled in some form of continuing education at accredited institutions of higher learning - academic, technical or professional. The Working League finances two scholarships – The Josephine Hooker Shain Scholarship and the Georgetown Working League Scholarship. Among the scholarships the League has administered are: the Woodex Bearing Company Scholarship, the Riggs Cove Foundation Scholarship, the Benjamin Riggs Scholarship, and the Robinhood Marine Center Scholarship.

All applications must be mailed and postmarked by April 30, 2018. (Hand delivery is not accepted.)

The League’s scholarship committee will announce all winners in June. If you have any questions during this process, please contact Barbara Andreotta at 207-371-2263. We look forward to receiving an application from you.

A sample of a past year's handiwork is pictured below.  Funds raised from our annual raffle support the Working League' Scholarship endowment!