PHS Booster Club 2021-2022 Scholarships
The PHS Pirate Booster Club is now accepting applications for its 48th annual Scholarship Program. These scholarships will be awarded to deserving members of the Palatine High School graduating class of 2022 wishing to further their education. 17 graduating seniors may each 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 long time member and past president of the Booster Club who worked tirelessly to generate parent and community support of Palatine High School.
Two additional scholarships, named the “Charlotte M. and Robert C. Donahue Millennium Scholarship” were donated by PHS alumni, Andy and Patric Donahue, in honor of their parents, the late Charlotte and Robert Donahue.
An additional scholarship, the “Legacy Scholarship”, is being offered by the PHS Graduating Class of 1979..
The “One Love Foundation” will also award one scholarship from the Choi family.
Lastly, Elenor and Michael Kanis have kindly donated one scholarship to the class of 2021-2022.
**Please submit completed applications by 3:45pm on Thursday, March 17, 2022 to Marla Morrissey in the main office at PHS.**
Must 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.
The 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/mryrj258