Applying for a scholarship

Applying for a scholarship

Scholarship Foundation

Each year, the Kirkland 25th Anniversary Scholarship Foundation offers two different types of scholarships: the Kirkland 25th Anniversary Scholarship and the Barry Fanning Memorial Scholarship. Eligible students have the possibility of being awarded between $1,000 and $3,000.

Eligibility criteria

  • Entering full time University studies or currently enrolled full-time in a University undergraduate or graduate degree program (certificate and diploma programs are not eligible)
  • Above-average academic performance
  • Reside in Kirkland for at least one year as of August 1st
  • Active participation in community activities and/or actively involved in volunteering for charitable organization(s)
  • Display athletic excellence and plan to continue athletics in University (Barry Fanning Memorial Scholarship applicants only)

Barry Fanning Memorial Scholarship

The Foundation also administers the Barry Fanning Memorial Scholarship for students who, in addition to meeting the above criteria, have displayed athletic excellence and plan to continue their athletic careers. Wholly funded by the Kirkland Oldtimers’ Hockey League, this scholarship is dedicated to the memory of Barry Fanning, a popular member of the Oldtimers’ league who sadly died a few years ago.

To apply

Fill out the scholarship application form*. Applications for the scholarship program must be submitted along with all required documents no later than July 1st of the current year. Good luck to all!

For more information:

Email: [email protected]


*By completing this form, I understand that the information contained herein will be accessible to any Town employee involved in processing the file. I consent freely and knowingly to have all the information I have provided to the Town retained in accordance with the required security standards and the Town's retention rules.