The $500 scholarship will be given to a student who plans to pursue a history-related major, or has demonstrated an interest in history on the local or regional level, or who has done a project directly benefiting the Washington Township Historical Society.
The applicant must include a 400- to 500-word essay
showing the student’s interest in history while in high school. The format and quality of this essay will be
taken into consideration.
West Morris Central High School seniors can get applications from the school’s guidance department. Students not attending West Morris should request an application from the Historical Society, Attention: Mrs. Karen Muscat, P.O. Box 189, Long Valley, NJ 07853, or call 908-876-9696 to request an application and information.
The deadline for applications from students outside of West Morris Central is April 18.