The 2019 Colleen Scholarships will be honored at the Dinner dance on Friday March 8th!

Criteria for Cape Cod St. Patrick’s Parade Colleen Pageant:

  1. Must be a female high school senior with plans for continued education in an accredited program.
  2. Must be of Irish descent. (Lineage described in cover letter or with essay)
  3. Must maintain, at least, a B average. (Attach transcript)
  4. List school activities, community activities, and work experience.
  5. Must be a resident of a town on Cape Cod.
  6. Must be available for a pre-pageant interview (time & place to be determined), the Grand Marshal’s Ball / Colleen Coronation scheduled for Friday, March 8, 2019 at 6 PM, and the Cape Cod St. Patrick’s Parade on Saturday, March 9, 2019.
  7. Must submit completed application with one letter of reference from a high school teacher, a member of the clergy or community/civic department leader and an essay describing what your Irish heritage means to you.

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  8. Must submit a photograph, photos of the 4 winners will be featured on the Parade website and Facebook pages.

The Scholarships are:
Colleen Winner (“Queen”) will receive a $1,000.00 scholarship; three runner-up Colleen Court winners will each receive a $500.00 scholarship.

Due to anticipated travel, please e-mail applications and enclosures to Steve Gill at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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All Colleen Pageant applications must be received by January 18, 2019 by 5:00 PM.
For further details please contact Pageant Co-Chair Steve Gill at (774) 313-6908.