Lynn Housing Authority

Scholarship Name: Lynn Housing Authority

Status: CLOSED

Posted Date: February 25, 2020

Due Date: April 21, 2020

The Governing Committee is pleased to announce the Annual Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development (LHAND) scholarship program. In order to qualify you must be a Lynn resident. In addition, you must be enrolled in a two or four year degree program or an alternative career pathway. Please be advised that Charles Gaeta, Executive Director has the discretion to give a special award to a participant that may not have been chosen by the Scholarship Selection Committee. Scholarship awards will be considered in each of the following categories:

  • A high school senior who is a Lynn resident.
  • A high school senior who is a past or present participant of any Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development housing program or any family member thereof (which means someone who has or had a Rental Assistance or other housing voucher or who lived in LHAND managed public housing including the Brickyard Village and St. Jean Baptiste Apartments.)
  • A high school senior who is a Lynn resident accepted into the education field. (This category is in honor of former Chairperson of LHAND Board of Commissioners Patricia Barton.) Anyone that applies for this category must submit a letter of recommendation from his or her High School Guidance Counselor or a teacher at the school stating they are going into the educational field.

Please contact Cathy Rowe at with any questions.

To be eligible, completed applications and all supplemental information must be received by Tuesday, April 22, 2020.

Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development
Attn: Scholarship Committee
10 Church Street
Lynn, MA 01902

For an application, click 2020 LHAND Scholarship Application