Deborah's Grace Scholarship

Funded by
Matt Doherty
Learn more about the Donor
1 winner
Application Deadline
Jan 31, 2022
Winners Announced
Feb 28, 2022
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
Eligibility Requirements
Year in HS (if applicable):
Year in HS (if applicable):

A few years ago, a kind and selfless soul in Deborah Doherty was lost. Throughout her lifetime, she wanted everyone around her to be happy and tried to bring a smile to the faces of those in her life. 

In Deborah's honor and to help people achieve their goals in and out of the classroom, the Deborah's Grace Scholarship will support all high school seniors and current undergraduate students who have gone through and overcome some form of adversity.

To apply, please write about an example of adversity you’ve endured, how you’ve overcome it, and how your resilience will help you overcome more adversity in the future.

Selection Criteria:
Essay, Ambition, Impact, Purpose
Essay Topic

What is an example of adversity that you've endured, how have you overcome it, and how will your resilience help you in the future?

400–600 words


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Jan 31, 2022. Winners will be announced on Feb 28, 2022.