From left to right:
Matthew Delva, Quintin Reynolds, Nick Donahue, Robert Kelley, Jack Thomas.
The Yawgoog Alumni Association has been awarding scholarships to deserving Camp Staff Members since 1993. From 2001 through 2018, the Yawgoog Alumni Association awarded $79,500 in Staff Scholarships. Additional thousands of dollars were awarded from 1993 to 2000!
In addition to the Yawgoog Alumni Association Staff Scholarships, staff members have numerous other scholarships offered to them. For example: The H. Cushman Anthony Scholarship, the Gregory F. Zavota Humanitarian Scholarship, the Dr. Melvin Hoffman Scholarship, the Dr. Norman Cowen Scholarship…….just to name a few. New this year was the Sean Finch Scholarship for $1,000, which was awarded to a deserving staff member for the first time in 2018!
Narragansett Council has a tremendous camping program and Camp Yawgoog is one of the finest Scout Camps in the country. Our goal is to continue to draw and retain top notch young people to work at Camp Yawgoog and our scholarship program is designed to attract and retain top caliber staff members as well as to promote higher education and vocational training.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THESE FINE YOUNG MEN!!