The David and Gwen Weise Family Scholarship

This scholarship is offered in loving memory of Joseph and Leon Sirkin; two young brothers whose lives and bright futures were tragically ended in WWII. This scholarship is open to NPHS graduating seniors with a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA. Applicants must also show financial need and plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university in the Fall. In addition to the standard application, students must submit at least one faculty letter of recommendation and a short essay. The essay should be one page or less and answer the following questions: How have you made a positive impact in our community and how will this scholarship affect your future academic pursuits? This scholarship will be for a total of $10,000 to be equally divided between two to four applicants. The number of scholarship recipients will be based on the annual applicant pool. 

Past Scholarship Recipients:
2020: Taylor Burke, Caitlin Meaney, Marie Amelle-Thenoz, Kyle Wonders
2019: Melody Hellard, Audrey Washington, Hailey Washington, Sarah Castro, Iswarya Vimalan Jeya
2018: Brenda Herron, Bridget Hughes, Nancy Mendoza, Mirabella Bolton, Emily Flores