Eligibility: All applicants must be the child, step-child, grandchild or step-grandchild of an active member of the SOECC. Applicants must be attending or be going to attend a 2 or 4 year college or 4 year university or some secondary work/study program that is comparable. Applications are available on the website and at the Club.

SOECC Scholarship Applications Due May 15th 2018

Procedures and Requirements Eligibility:

All applicants must be the child, step-child, grandchild, or stepgrandchild of an active member of the SOECC.

Applicants must be High School Seniors or current College students attending or going to attend a 2 or 4 year college or 4 year university or some secondary work/study program that is comparable.

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PREVIOUS RECIPIENTS ARE INELIGIBLE TO APPLY

All applicants must submit the following documents on or before May 15th, 2018.

  1. A cover letter that contains the following information:
    • Your name, address and phone number
    • The name of the sponsoring member and his/her relationship to you
    • The name of the school you most recently attended, including the last year of attendance
    • The name of the college, university or program you expect to attend and that you will enroll in
    • A brief explanation of how the scholarship funds are to be used
    • The major you will pursue
    • A description of any honors or awards you may have received or any area of school life that has had a significant influence on you, or both
    • A copy of your most recent grade report
  2. You must also submit an essay of at least four paragraphs discussing an Irish historical, cultural, or artistic topic that is of special interest to you OR an essay that speaks about how your personal Irish heritage has affected you.

We need to receive your full application on or before May 15th, 2018.
Any applications received after May 15th, 2018 will not be reviewed.
All SOECC Scholarship Applicants must complete the required documents and submit to:

Sons of Erin Cape Cod
Care of Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 403 South Yarmouth, MA 02664

Scholarship recipients will be notified by the Scholarship Chair in June 2018 and announced in the newsletter.
Awards shall take place at our July membership meeting.

SOECC 2017 Scholarship Winners

The SOECC 2017 Scholarship checks were awarded to these recipients:

Siobhan Hemeon-McMahon was sponsored by her father John HemeonMcMahon.
Siobhan currently attends Lesley University as a Clinical Psychology major. Siobhan plans to use the scholarship funds towards a study abroad semester in Ireland.

Daniel Lavelle was sponsored by his grandparents Michael and Eileen Lavelle. Daniel was the Valedictorian of his graduating class at Georgetown High School. Daniel will begin pursuing an engineering degree at Notre Dame University in September.

Michelle Healy was sponsored by her father PJ Healy. Michelle is a recent graduate of Dennis-Yarmouth High School. She is headed to UMass Amherst in the Fall. Michelle plans to major in Biology on a Pre-Med track in hopes of entering Physician's Assistant School.

Scholarships to be announced in July 2017

Any applications submitted before May 15th, 2017 will be reviewed. Scholarship recipients will be notified by the Scholarship Chair in June 2017 and announced in the newsletter. Awards shall take place at our June or July membership meeting.