The PHS Pirate Booster Club is now accepting applications for its 45th annual Scholarship Program. These scholarships will be awarded to deserving members of the Palatine High School graduating class of 2019 wishing to further their education. Up to 13 graduating seniors may receive a $1,000 scholarship.
Twelve of these scholarships are named in honor of Fred Zajonc. Mr. Zajonc was a community leader, a village trustee, and a long time member and past president of the Booster Club who worked tirelessly to generate parent and community support of Palatine High School. The additional scholarship, the “Charlotte M. and Robert C. Donahue Millennium Scholarship” was donated by PHS alumni, Andy and Patrick Donahue, in honor of their parents, the late Charlotte and Robert Donahue.
Please submit completed applications by 3:45pm on Monday, March 18, 2019 to Marla Morrissey in the main office at PHS.
Applicant RequirementsMust be attending a 4 year college/university, 2 year community college or a certified trade/vocational school
Minimum 2.0 GPA. If applicant has less than a 2.0 average, but has extenuating circumstances, please submit completed application along with a separate typed statement of explanation.
Selection CriteriaThe scholarship committee is looking for students who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, academic excellence, service and volunteerism at Palatine High School and in the community.
More information and the application can be found at: https://tinyurl.com/PHSBoosterScholarship2019