The primary purpose of this scholarship fund is to preserve the legacy of Michael B. Schecter, whose joy of life was cut short by cancer in July of 2004. The Michael B. Schecter Memorial Scholarship honors Mike’s benevolent spirit and commitment to his community, family and friends. This scholarship was established to make it possible for deserving college-bound students from Stroudsburg High School to benefit from Michael’s legacy of leadership and academic excellence. This is a one-year nonrenewable award.
Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
- Must be a graduating senior from Stroudsburg High School, Stroudsburg, PA;
- Must be pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited 2 or 4-year college/university or trade school as a full-time student;
- Must have a sincere interest in the sciences, especially biology, as a potential major;
- Must be a hard-working student producing to the best of his/her academic ability;
- Must show demonstrated financial need.