Scholarship form. Please print out this form and mail it to:
NYCEF,† P.O. Box 944, Newport, RI 02840.†
Do not e-mail as attachments may not be transmitted correctly.
Newport Yacht Club Endowment Fund
Our Mission Statement: The Newport Yacht Club Endowment Fund supports marine educational projects and activities in and around Newport and the Narragansett Bay area.
The NYCEF Scholarship is designed to support students of all ages in their pursuit of maritime education by providing scholarship support. Applicants must be accepted for admission in an accredited marine based educational program.† Preference is given to Newport County residents. High school students applying for fall programs must submit applications by April 15, all others may submit an application at any time. Please check here ____Scholarship ___Grant
Please submit completed applications to: Newport Yacht Club Endowment Fund, P.O. Box 944, Newport, RI 02840
†††††††††††††††† Name:† _______________________________________________________________________________
†††††††††††††††† Address:† _____________________________________________________________________________
†††††††††††††††† †† _____________________________________________St. ______________† Zip__________________
†††††††††††††††† Phone:† _____________________________________† Email:† __________________________________
†††††††††††††††† Date of Birth:† __/___/___†††† Education:† School currently or last attended:† ________________________
†††††††††††††††† Grade point average (if available):† _____†††††† †††††††††††††††† Class Rank (if available):† ____________________
†††††††††††††††† Academic awards:† _____________________________________________________________________
†††††††††††††††† Extra-curricular activities, hobbies, or interests: ______________________________________________
†††††††††††††††† School or program you plan to attended:† ____________________________________________________
†††††††††††††††† Address of school:† _____________________________________________________________________†††
†††††††††††††††† Program of study/ Degree or certificate to be awarded: _________________________________________
†††††††††††††††† Program description:† ___________________________________________________________________
†††††††††††††††† Dates of attendance: _____/_____/_____† to† _____/______/______†††††††
†††††††††††††††† Employment experience: Current employer:† _________________________________________________
†††††††††††††††† Job title: ___________________Hours per week:† ________Previous employment:† __________________
†††††††††††††††† Student signature ____________________________________________________ Date ____/____/____
Please† include the following with your application:
1.An Essay:† On a separate page please state why you should receive a scholarship or grant. Why you want to attend this specific program of study. And, what your plans are once you complete the program. Grants need a complete discussion of the activities and project to be accomplished.
2.Letters of recommendation:† Please include two letters of recommendation from a teacher, instructor, or an adult who is not related to you and may be contacted for verifiable reference. Please include a mailing address and phone number of the contacts.
3.A personal interview may be requested before a final decision is made by the Scholarship Committee.
4.Should you be awarded a scholarship the Trustees would request that a photo-op at the presentation be acceptable. Also all scholarship funds will be distributed to the school in the recipientís name rather than a direct cash payment to the student.
5.Scholarship requests must be received no later than April 15 of each year.
6.Requests for grants and project funding are acceptable throughout the year and must be 501(c)3 certified activities.