THE CHRIS AND TRACY KEENEY SCHOLARSHIP

 

Created by Christine and Tracy Keeney, this scholarship will provide two $500.00 scholarships, one for a student pursuing a degree as a registered nurse and the other to a student pursuing a career in construction technology. This scholarship is in honor of their parents, Marie Keeney and Margaret and Joseph Tiso, who, while raising four and seven children respectively, worked tirelessly to provide support and direction to their children’s careers. Their parents were members of the “Greatest Generation” who took the world as they found it and made the best of it. Everyone who knew Chris and Tracy’s parents recognized their dedication to their family while working hard to incorporate sensible, hardworking and conscientious values.

$500.00 Nursing Award

The student who is awarded this scholarship must satisfy the following criteria:

·     Be accepted into a four-year college with the goal of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

·     Complete and submit a 300-word essay on “Why do I want to be a registered nurse”.

·     Maintain a GPA of 3.00 or higher at the end of the first semester, at which time the scholarship will be paid.

$500.00 Construction Technology Award

The student who is awarded this scholarship must satisfy the following criteria:

·   Accepted into a program with the intent of studying diesel technology, heavy construction equipment, welding and/or fabrication.   

·     Complete and submit a 300-word essay on “Why do I want to pursue a career in the construction industry?”

·     Maintain a 3.00 or higher GPA at the end of the first semester, at which time the scholarship will be paid. 

This award is determined by Chris and Tracy Keeney.

 

Awardees

YEAR CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY NURSING
2019    
2020    
2021    
2022