Scholarships

North Country Goes Green Irish Festival is pleased to announce the annual Academic and Vocational Scholarship program. Academic Scholarships in the amount of $1, 500 are awarded to high school and current college students in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties. Separate $1,500 scholarships are awarded to seniors enrolled in a Vocational-Technical program.

J. RICHARD GAFFNEY AND WILLIAM K. ARCHER ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Covering Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties

WHAT: $1,500 scholarship(s) will be awarded by the North Country Goes Green Irish Festival for students residing in Jefferson, Lewis or St. Lawrence counties who plan on attending an accredited college in the fall. These are one time awards for the upcoming academic year.

SCHOLARSHIP BEING OFFERED FOR STUDENTS ENTERING IN A FIELD OF EDUCATION: In honor of William K. Archer, at least one scholarship will be offered to a student who is planning on becoming an educator.

WHO: Any high school senior pursuing a college degree or currently enrolled in a college degree program.

REQUIREMENTS: You must be a high school senior or currently enrolled at a college. You must al so be accepted into a college degree accredited program starting the fall of the upcoming academic year . You must complete an application form for the scholarship.

WHEN: Application form, essay, letter of recommendation, high school transcript and student appraisal must be completed and received for rating by MARCH 30th to:

Mary Rose Warneck
36173 NYS Route 12E
Clayton, New York 13624

(315) 654-5077
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

An award of $750.00 will be made by the start of the fall semester and the remaining $750.00 will be awarded after completion of that semester. If the winner fails to enroll in college, the alternate will be awarded the scholarship.

J. RICHARD GAFFNEY AND
WILLIAM K. ARCHER CTE AWARDS

Career and Technical Education Awards
Covering Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties

WHAT: $1,500 award(s) will be made by the North Country Goes Green Irish Festival for students residing in Jefferson, Lewis or St. Lawrence counties who plan on attending an accredited technical school in the fall. These are one time awards for the upcoming academic year.

WHO: Any high school seniors pursuing an advanced technical program or are currently enrolled in an advanced technical program.

REQUIREMENTS: You must be a high school senior or currently enrolled in a technical program. You must be accepted into an advanced technical program starting the fall of the upcoming academic year . You must complete an application form for the award.

WHEN: Application form, essay, letter of recommendation, high school transcript and student appraisal must be completed and received for rating by MARCH 30th to:

Mary Rose Warneck
36173 NYS Route 12E
Clayton, New York 13624

(315) 654-5077
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

An award of $750.00 will be made by the start of the fall semester and the remaining $750.00 will be awarded after completion of that semester. If the winner fails to enroll in a technical program, the alternate will be awarded the scholarship.

Previous Winners

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors

Pot of Gold Sponsors

Bridgeview Real Estate Services

Bridgeview Real Estate Services

Community Bank, NA

Community Bank, NA

Cleveland Funeral Home & Transportation Services

Cleveland Funeral Home & Transportation Services

Katie Clough-Perin, DDS, PC

Katie Clough-Perin, DDS, PC

Coleman’s Corner

Coleman’s Corner

Horizon Aerial Media Services

Horizon Aerial Media Services

Renzi Brothers

Renzi Brothers

Running Boards Marketing

Running Boards Marketing

Watertown Savings Bank

Watertown Savings Bank

Watertown Hearing Aid Center

Watertown Hearing Aid Center

Watertown Family YMCA

Watertown Family YMCA

Tunes 92.5 / 104.5 FM

Tunes 92.5 / 104.5 FM

A.J. Missert

A.J. Missert

PO Box 6143
Watertown, NY 13601
317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
315-783-2418
The North Country Goes Green Irish Festival (“Irish Festival”) was founded in 1986. It is a 501(c)3 charitable organization.

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