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Each spring, Old Colony YMCA awards more than $25,000 in scholarships to students among the 31 cities and towns it serves.  These scholarship awards provide financial support to motivated students wishing to pursue a college degree.

Interested students must use the online Scholarship Application Form and fill out the written essay to apply.  Students will only fill out a single form and based on responses, will be considered for any/all scholarships below.  The following are available through Old Colony YMCA.

Scholarships & Requirements

Pat J. Piscitelli Scholarship

  • Graduating student from Brockton High School 
  • YMCA Affiliation - Old Colony YMCA member, volunteer or employee 
  • Record of academic achievement in high school
  • Applicant must demonstrate an active interest in physical fitness, extra-curricular activities and volunteer service to the community
     

Irma Rubenstein Higher Education Scholarship

  • Graduating student from Brockton High School, Cardinal Spellman High School,  Oliver Ames High School or Southeastern Vocational Technical High School
  • YMCA Affiliation - Old Colony YMCA member, volunteer or employee 
  • Record of academic achievement in high school
  • Applicant must demonstrate an active interest in physical fitness, extra-curricular activities and volunteer service to the community
     

George A. and Evelyn L. Aspacher Scholarship

  • Graduating high school student (in Old Colony YMCA service area) or current college student who meets one of the following criteria:
  • Employee of Old Colony YMCA or Child/Grandchild of an Old Colony YMCA Employee
  • Old Colony YMCA Member or Child/Grandchild of Old Colony YMCA member
     

Howard E. Metcalf – Randy Baker YMCA Scholarship

  • Graduating high school student (in Old Colony YMCA service area) 
  • Employee of the Old Colony YMCA or Child/Grandchild of an Old Colony YMCA Staff Employee
     

Edward Parker Scholarship

  • Graduating Student from Brockton High School
  • Record of Strong Academic Achievement in high school

 

Application (including essay) must be completed by 04/30/21 to be considered.  Please note that you cannot save your work and come back to the application at a later time.  Applications must completed in one sitting.

 

Apply Today!

To review questions and/or print of a copy for preparation, please review this PDF.

PLEASE NOTE: Only online applications will be considered.  Hard copy applications will not be accepted.  

 

Should you have any questions, please contact:

Michael Eatough
Senior Vice President of Mission Advancement
320 Main Street
Brockton MA 02301
(774) 929-0905 (cell)
meatough@oldcolonyymca.org