The Friends of the Welles-Turner
Memorial Library Award
The Friends of the Welles-Turner Memorial Library will be awarding a $750 cash prize to a graduating senior who is entering an accredited college or technical school and has demonstrated strong academic achievement and good citizenship. The prize may be used for either tuition or books.
The award is open to graduating high school students who are residents of Glastonbury, Connecticut. The student must have a solid academic standing and show active involvement in the community. An accredited college or technical school must have accepted the applicant as a full time student.
The successful candidate must complete an application and return it to the Friends of Welles-Turner Memorial Library, 2407 Main Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033 no later than April 15, 2018. The application requires two names as outside references. Only one reference may be from a school administrator or teacher. References should not be from relatives or friends. The award winner will be selected by the Friends of the Welles-Turner Memorial Library using the aforementioned criteria and the completed application.
If you have any questions, call the Friends of the Library at (860) 652-7728.
2018 Scholarship Winner
This year’s winner is Ryan Kalagher who plans on attending Quinnipiac University to study Computer Information Systems in the fall.