Howard G. Swift, III Memorial Scholarship ($2,000)

The Howard G. Swift III Memorial Scholarship is an award to an individual who is looking for a second chance by seeking higher education. Usually this person will be older than the typical college freshman, will have financial need, and will have experienced significant difficulties and/or hardships in his/her life. The essay for this scholarship should describe background, financial need, how the applicant meets the criteria for this scholarship, and career objectives after completion of education.