Scholarship Available to Students Classified as Legally Blind or Visually Impaired

Graduating high school seniors who are classified as legally blind or visually impaired and are residents of Bristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington or Wolcott are eligible for a new scholarship recently established at Main Street Community Foundation. Applications for the Bristol Lions Club/James J. Keating Scholarship Fund are being accepted through June 3; one $2,800 scholarship will be awarded. To apply, visit the Foundation’s online application website at MSCFscholarships.communityforce.com and click on Bristol Lions Club/James J. Keating Scholarship Fund.

The Bristol Lions Club/James J. Keating Scholarship Fund was established by the Bristol Lions Club in 2022 with a bequest previously received from the estate of Mark M. Keating. The scholarship honors the memory of Mr. Keating’s father, James J. Keating.

For more information and questions on applying for this scholarship, contact Samantha Rajotte, Scholarship & Program Officer, at Main Street Community Foundation, at 860.583.6363 or samantha@mainstreetfoundation.org.