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THE FnS PROVIDES A LOCAL STUDENT WITH A SCHOLARSHIP WORTH $1000 PER YEAR

The Fairs 'n Squares (FnS) Square Dance Club (SDC) awards a $1000 per year scholarship to a deserving student from the Framingham area. The selected student receives the award for each year he or she maintains an acceptable grade level at an accredited school. The student could receive $4000 during a four year course of study.

A new student is selected upon the graduation (or other termination) of our current student. Our current student is due to graduate in June 2018.

The next student will be selected in SPRING - 2018.


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APPLY FOR THE FnS SCHOLARSHIP

Applications are accepted through March 17, 2018.

Eligible high school students can apply for this scholarship by any of several methods:

  1. Obtain an application from the appropriate official in your school (typically at the office of your guidance councilor). Fill in the requested information and mail it.
  2. Download an application form. Fill in the requested information and mail it. The form is available in these formats:
    • PDF (Adobe Portable Document Format)
    • DOC (Microsoft Word Format)
    • RTF (Rich Text Format)
    Completed hard copies of the form may be mailed to the Scholar Selection Committee at the address below.
  3. Submit application information using an the online form: ScholAppForm.

If you need further information you can contact the FnS Scholar Selection Committee by e-mail at ScholarSelection@fairsnsquares.com or by writing to
Scholarship Selection Committee
Fairs 'n Squares SDC
PO Box 177
Framingham, MA 01704-0177

Don't miss this great opportunity - contact us at ScholarSelection@fairsnsquares.com to find out about the next opportunity.




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SCHOLARSHIP FUND RAFFLE

We hold a raffle with hundreds of dollars in prizes to raise the money that supports our scholarship fund. The raffle drawing is held at one of our spring square dances (typically in March or April). The raffle costs $2 for each ticket or $10 for a set of 6 tickets. There are typically many valuable prizes awarded to the winners of the raffle drawing. See the Fns Welcome Page for current details about prizes and this year's drawing date. If you would like to receive a few raffle tickets, contact our current raffle chairperson by e-mail at raffle@fairsnsquares.com or by writing to:
Scholarship Raffle Chairperson
Fairs 'n Squares SDC
PO Box 177
Framingham, MA 01704-0177

Donations to the fund (without participating in the raffle) can be made by writing a check, with a memo notation indicating it is for the scholarship fund, made out to "Fairs 'n Squares" and sending to:
Treasurer
Fairs 'n Squares SDC
PO Box 177
Framingham, MA 01704-0177




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FAIRS 'N SQUARES SDC

The Fairs 'n Squares are a well organized and structured club. The club was created in 1962. We have been incorporated in Massachusetts as a non-profit organization since 1968. We have a Board of Directors that serve on behalf of the club membership. The Board oversees the running of all the club activities. Eight couples are elected to the board. The Presidents appoint additional board members and committee chairmen. Among these are the Scholarship Raffle Chairpersons and the Scholar Selection Committee mentioned above.

The Fairs 'n Squares have been providing a scholarship to selected worthy students for over 40 years.
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