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Hasbro Scholarship

Hasbro Scholarship

Hasbro Games Inc. of East Longmeadow endowed five tuition scholarships with a preference for minority students.

Hazen Paper Company Scholarship

Hazen Paper Company Scholarship

Hazen Paper Company endowed a scholarship for a student accepted or enrolled in any of the Science, Engineering or Math programs with preference to Chemistry or Engineering majors. The donors are interested in assisting students who wish to pursue a career in...

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HCC Scholarship

This award is given to currently enrolled students who have demonstrated strong academic proficiency, high financial need, and plan to attend HCC in the coming year.

Helen and James Izatt

Helen M. and James E. Izatt Scholarship

This scholarship is made possible by James L. Izatt ’59 in memory of his parents, Helen M. and James E. Izatt (pictured here).

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Henry S. '71 and Carol Andrus Scholarship

This scholarship is made possible through the generosity of Henry S. ’71 and Carol Andrus in recognition of the outstanding teaching of retired English Professor Marion Copeland.

Hispanic Resources Scholarship

Hispanic Resources Scholarship

This award is made possible through the generosity of Dr. Henry Julio East-Trou, President and the Hispanic Resources, Inc., in West Springfield, and is for a deserving student. Photo: (left) Dr. Henry Julio East-Trou and (right) Helen Caulton-Harris, HCC’s Board of...

Holyoke Gas and Electric Department Scholarship

Holyoke Gas and Electric Department Scholarship

Holyoke Gas and Electric is dedicated not only to creating a great city to locate or expand a business, but one in which to raise a family, and has established scholarships in any associate degree program for a resident of Holyoke.

Holyoke Water Commissioners Scholarship

Holyoke Water Commissioners Scholarship

These two enhanced scholarships honor the Holyoke Water Commissioners and the longtime relationship between the commission and Holyoke Community College.

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Israel and Matilda Goldberg Scholarship

The Goldberg Family Foundation has endowed a scholarship for a student with financial need of unusual or extenuating circumstances.

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James F. Connors Scholarship

This scholarship was made possible through a bequest of Kate C. Payne. It gives preference to female students accepted for transfer to a baccalaureate degree-granting institution upon completion of their associate degree and to those planning to attend Mount Holyoke...

James Joseph O'Connell Scholarship

James Joseph O'Connell Scholarship

The James Joseph O’Connell Scholarship is for a student with financial need, with preference to a resident of Holyoke or Northampton. This scholarship was made possible by his widow, Mary Rose O’Connell, pictured here.

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James Moriarty Music Fund

James D. Moriarty was a lifelong Holyoke resident who had a love of music, particularly the drums. He was a founding member of the Emerald Bagpipe Band. James Moriarty passed away in March 1999. This fund is for deserving music students.

Jan Alicia Nettler Scholarship

Jan Alicia Nettler Scholarship

This scholarship was endowed by longtime mathematics faculty member Jan Nettler. It gives preference to a minority woman and those from underrepresented groups who are majoring in Science, Engineering or Math.

John and  Anne McHugh Scholarship

John and Anne McHugh Scholarship

These scholarships are made possible by the late Dr. John McHugh and his wife Anne. The scholarship recipients must be graduates of either Holyoke High School or William J. Dean Technical High School.

John DiNapoli Memorial Scholarship

John DiNapoli Memorial Scholarship

John DiNapoli was an esteemed member of the Holyoke Police Department when he was tragically killed in 1999. He was a compassionate officer with an unwavering respect for an individual’s rights and a strong commitment to negotiation. Preference is given to a Holyoke...

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John E. Berger (JEB) Scholarship

This scholarship is in memory of John E. Berger (JEB) who graduated from Holyoke High School and who loved Holyoke dearly. John is best known for his magnificent sunsets, photographed in both Massachusetts and Florida, which he sold and shared with many. This...

John "Jack" Doyle '51 Memorial Scholarship

John "Jack" Doyle '51 Memorial Scholarship

Jack Doyle ‘51 was a valued member of the HCC Foundation for nearly two decades. His expertise and financial acumen helped steadily grow the Foundation’s assets and allowed the Foundation to support the college in a myriad of ways.

John Sullivan Scholarship

John Sullivan Scholarship

John passed away in May 2015, and through widespread support from friends, HCC faculty and staff, a scholarship was endowed in his memory. He was integral part of our faculty for nearly a half-century, John was dedicated to academic excellence and devoted to his...

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John Taupier Scholarship

William Taupier served as Holyoke’s mayor from 1968-1975 and went on to lead the city of Lowell. Mr. Taupier was a tireless supporter of the city and its residents and has asked that this scholarship be awarded to graduates of Holyoke High School or Holyoke Catholic...

Jolayne Hinkel Memorial Scholarship

Jolayne Hinkel Memorial Scholarship

Jolayne was a well-respected, longtime member of the English faculty here at Holyoke Community College. She was admired by students and faculty alike for her ability to bring her passion and expertise into the classroom. Jolayne had a very active life outside of the...

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Jorge Neves Memorial Scholarship

Made possible through the generosity of the John DiNapoli Golf Tournament, this award is given in memory of former Holyoke City Councilor and attorney, Jorge Neves.

Joseph V. Gosselin Scholarship

Joseph V. Gosselin Scholarship

An HCC graduate, successful businessman and HCC Foundation Board Member Joseph Gosselin ’68 and his wife Diane, pictured here, endowed a scholarship in honor of his father Joseph, for a student with financial need of unusual or extenuating circumstances.

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Joyce Agnoli Transfer Scholarship

This scholarship was established by the college in honor of Joyce Agnoli who helped found the Women in Business program at HCC. That program evolved into Women in Transition (WIT) and later, New Directions. This award is for a student who enrolled at HCC through the...

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Judith Kramer Goldberg Scholarship

The Judith Kramer Goldberg Scholarship is designed for a student who is accepted or enrolled in the Music program and was made possible through the Israel and Matilda Goldberg Foundation.

Kathryn "Kitty" Broman Scholarship

Kathryn "Kitty" Broman Scholarship

This scholarship fund assists adult women who have interrupted their education and is intended to be a bridge between a student’s need and other aid. It was made possible by the late Kitty Broman, a pioneer in local television.

Kenneth J. Murphy Sr. Scholarship

Kenneth J. Murphy Sr. Scholarship

Foundation Emeritus Member Edward M. Murphy, along with his siblings, established a scholarship in honor of their father, a lifelong resident of Chicopee. The award is for a student in any associate degree program who graduated from Chicopee public schools.

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Laurie Jean Hunter Memorial Scholarship

Jean Hunter was an esteemed and admired professor of Early Childhood Education at HCC for many years. She established this scholarship for students in science-related curricula in memory of her daughter, Laurie Jean.

Leo Arthur and Marietta Gifford Provost Education Memorial Scholarship

Leo Arthur and Marietta Gifford Provost Education Memorial Scholarship

Made possible by the late Dr. Richard Provost ’49, pictured here, this scholarship is for a student accepted or enrolled in any education curricula and gives preference to a nontraditional student or a student who has interrupted his or her education and may have...

Leona Provost Richards Taylor and Dorothy Provost Memorial Scholarship

Leona Provost Richards Taylor and Dorothy Provost Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was made possible by the late Dr. Richard L. Provost ’49, pictured here, for a student interested in the field of health sciences who hopes to become a nurse practitioner or physician’s assistant.

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Linda Howes Scholarship

This scholarship has been established by David Howes and daughters Amanda and Catherine, in memory Linda Howes, RN, MSN (USN), a maternity nursing instructor at Holyoke Community College and a nurse in the Family Life Center at Mercy Medical Center. This scholarship...