Who Can Apply: Megan Tripp lived her entire life in Barnstable Village and attended local public schools. One of Megan’s elementary teachers inspired her to choose teaching as a vocation. Megan enjoyed many activities including Girl Scouts, First Lutheran Church and the Cummaquid Golf Club. Megan graduated from Barnstable High School in 1998. In her high school years, Megan participated in school activities, Barnstable Recreation program, and the Girls Golf Team, which she played on for four years and co-captained her senior year. She attended Elon University in North Carolina on a partial golf scholarship where she was on both the President’s and the Dean’s Lists. Her work experiences included sailing instructor for the Barnstable Recreation Department, counselor for the D.A.R.E. Program, the Pro Shop at Oyster Harbors Club and child care for a local family. She will be most remembered for her happy and caring way and the smile she always shared with others.
This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors from Cape Cod or the Islands who are planning to attend a four-year accredited college or university, and who are planning to become an elementary school teacher and/or have been an active member of their high school golf team.
Deadline: April 1, 2018