Drew Page Fencing Scholarship

The Sword in the Scroll Fencing Academy (SITS) is pleased to announce that scholarship applications are now available for the Drew Page Fencing Scholarship. This is the second time that SITS will be offering these scholarships which are supported by the SITS Endowment Fund. The fund was created in 2022 through the generous support of donors from the SITS community.

There are two scholarships available this year. Each one is for $1,000.00. Winners will receive a check directly from SITS.

WHO MAY APPLY?

You may apply for one of these scholarships if:

  • You are a current member of Sword in the Scroll Fencing Academy (SITS)
  • You have been a member of SITS for at least a year
  • You have plans to continue your education at a post-secondary (after high school) level.
  • You are currently either a junior or senior in high-school OR are in your first year of post-secondary education OR are home-schooled now but intend to pursue your education at a post-secondary educational institution in the next two years.

DUE DATES

Scholarship applications are due in full by midnight April 8, 2024. Winners will be notified by the end of May.

HOW DO I APPLY?

You have two options:

  • Download the paper application form below, print it, fill it out, and include all the materials listed below, then return either by mail or drop off during practice:

Sword in the Scroll Fencing Academy
90 South Park St
Willimantic CT 06226

  • Or fill out the application online, upload the required materials, and submit!

If you have any questions please email swordinthescroll@gmail.com

WHAT SHOULD MY APPLICATION INCLUDE?

Your application packet should include:

  1. the completed application,
  2. a transcript showing your Grade Point Average (or equivalent report if you are home-schooled),
  3. a written essay covering your plans for your own future, and
  4. at least one letter of recommendation from an adult who knows you well.