Scholarship Name: Lynn Housing Authority
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 CeRowe@lhand.org 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