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YOU'VE WORKED HARD TO GET GOOD GRADES. YOU'VE BEEN ACTIVELY INVOLVED IN YOUR COMMUNITY AND SCHOOL.

NOW YOU'RE READY FOR COLLEGE.

WE'RE READY TO HELP YOU GET THERE.

Introduction

To recognize and reward students who exhibit academic achievement, demonstrate leadership and possess a commitment to community service, we at The Hanover Insurance Group are pleased to make our community scholarship program available to public school students in Greater Worcester.

We will provide 30 non-renewable scholarships ranging in value from $1,000 - $2,000 to high school seniors attending public schools in the Greater Worcester area.

The application deadline is November 30.

We will announce the award winners in February.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants must attend an accredited, diploma-granting, public secondary school located in Auburn, Boylston, Grafton, Holden, Leicester, Millbury, Paxton, Shrewsbury, Spencer, West Boylston or Worcester.
  • Applicants must plan to attend an accredited, degree-granting, two- or four-year college or university no later than the following fall.
  • Financial need will not be considered.

Application Process

For Hanover Scholarship:

If you are interested in our community scholarship program, please submit an online application.

As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:

  • A current, complete high school transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted.
  • A completed 
    Applicant Appraisal Form

Intake of Applications and Selection Process

Intake of applications and selection of scholarship recipients will be managed by Scholarship Management Services, a division of the non-profit Scholarship America, which is the nation's leading scholarship management administrator.

Funding and Distribution

Scholarship awards will be made payable to the recipient's college or university for the benefit of the student. The student must provide evidence of enrollment in a qualified institution prior to receiving an award payment.

Funding for the program is provided by The Hanover Insurance Group Foundation, Inc., the charitable foundation of The Hanover Insurance Group.

Deadline

Applications accepted Oct. 1 - Nov. 30

Scholarship applications may be submitted from October 1 through November 30. Winners are announced in February.

Additional Information

If you have any questions, or require additional information, please contact Scholarship America at 507-931-1682.

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