Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Foundation Scholarship Program

Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Foundation Inc.


Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Anticipated deadline: May 15, 2019

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student High School Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Somerset County, New Jersey

Age restriction: No more than 25 years of age

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Overview:

The Kevin J. Hannaford Sr. Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit, charitable organization that assists children who suffer the loss of a parent in pursuing educational opportunities. It is our hope that through these gifts they will develop into healthy, giving adults. 

Mission

The Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Foundation, Inc. named for Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr., who was killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. We are keeping Kevin’s memory alive and helping our community by continuing to assist local children, who have suffered the loss of a parent, pursue educational and enrichment opportunities. It is our hope that through this gift, each child will develop into healthy, giving adults. We hope you will join us as we remember Kevin and empower children. 

Even though Kevin is no longer with us, his spirit will forever be alive.

Scholarship Program

The Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce its 2017-2018 Scholarship Program. The Foundation was established in 2004, in memory of Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. who died on September 11, 2001, in the World Trade Center disaster. Kevin is survived by his wife, Eileen, and two sons, Patrick, age 17, and Kevin, Jr., age 15. Eileen, Patrick and Kevin hope that the great works of the Foundation will provide a positive example that good can come from a tragic loss. Even though Kevin is no longer with us, his spirit will forever be alive in his family’s hearts, in the hearts of all those who knew him and through the gifts of the Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Foundation, Inc.

Scholarship awards made for the 2017-2018 academic year will be given to children residing in Bernards Township, NJ, or Bernardsville, NJ, who have suffered the loss of a parent to death. The awards will provide financial assistance for educational programs. We anticipate applications for private school and college undergraduate education programs; we will consider requests for all levels of academic and enrichment programming. All applicants must be 25 years of age or younger as of June 1, 2017. Also, we hope the applicants will have similar traits of Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. including: honesty, enthusiasm for learning, respect, responsibility and care for their community

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Scholarship awards made for the 2017-2018 academic year will be given to children residing in Bernards Township, NJ, or Bernardsville, NJ, who have suffered the loss of a parent to death.
  • The awards will provide financial assistance for educational programs.
  • We anticipate applications for private school and college undergraduate education programs; we will consider requests for all levels of academic and enrichment programming.
  • All applicants must be 25 years of age or younger as of June 1, 2017.
  • Also, we hope the applicants will have similar traits of Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. including: honesty, enthusiasm for learning, respect, responsibility and care for their community.