Padraig Julius Tobin Flusser Economic & Social Justice Scholarship
High school seniors planning on putting their college education and eventual career to use toward making our world a better one are invited to apply for the 2022 Padraig Julius Tobin Flusser Economic and Social Justice Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship award is designed for New Paltz High School seniors who will be enrolled in college in fall 2022, are actively engaged in social and economic equity efforts and who are pursuing a career path dedicated to social justice.
• 500 words or less personal statement about student’s social justice commitment and how it relates to college choice and short- and long-term career goals. • One brief letter of recommendation from someone who can describe student’s engagement with social justice issues and activities.
• Where applicable, a description of financial need and/or inclusion in traditionally marginalized populations. The Village of New Paltz 2022 trustees – mayor Tim Rogers, deputy mayor Alex Wojcik and trustees Michele Zipp, Stana Weisburd and William Wheeler Murray – are personally providing funding, initiating and managing this scholarship.
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