2018-03-08 / News Briefs

Maritime Memorial Scholarship

Seamen’s Church Institute of Newport will be accepting applications for the Leonard W. and Katherine C. Hayward Maritime Memorial Scholarship which honors “Bill” Hayward, a World War II sailor who served in both the Atlantic and Pacific operations. Katherine, “Kitty,” was also an advocate of education and was an ardent volunteer and supporter of Seamen’s Church Institute. The scholarship is applicable to Newport County residents who are admitted to an accredited educational program with a focus on preparing for seafaring occupations. The application is available at the Seamens Church Institute or by emailing tara@seamensnewport.org. Deadline is May 18.

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