the Lakes Region of New Hampshire since 1956
our official 60th anniversary of incorporation will be
February 16, 2016, this year’s awards mark SIX DECADES of
scholarships being awarded through the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation
and a record number of awards and recipients.
started in 1956, with eight donors awarding a total of $2,650 to sixteen
students. This June over $311,000 will be awarded to 305
local students – from entering college freshmen through seniors. For a
copy of our brochure recognizing this year’s donors, please contact us at
anniversary brings the total to over 5.2 million dollars awarded to
more than 4,600 students – thanks to the generosity of about 525
donors, not including the thousands who have contributed to specific
memorial funds or special fundraisers.
To find out how you can become a part of
this meaningful community program, click
Winning 2014 Spellilng Bee Team: "The Laconia
Librarians" sponsored by Bob Merwin - State Farm Insurance: Randy Brough,
Natallie Moser and Jamie Dalton.
(Photo by Steve Loughlin)
Please select the "Spelling Bee" link above for more
photos and Information on the
LRSF Annual Community Spelling Bee.
YOU CAN NOW DONATE ONLINE USING
The "Donate" button below is a link to the Paypal website where
donations may be made directly to the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation
whether or not you have a Paypal account. If you have a Paypal
account you can enter your email address and password. If you do not
have an account, you may select the "Continue" button on the lower
side to enter your information.
Please include the "Purpose" of the donation so we can credit
to the proper account. Here you can enter the name of the Fund you
wish to donate to or, if it is a direct donation to the Friends of the
Foundation Operating Fund, you may type in "FOFOF." The
donation amount may also be split between different funds or a Fund and FOFOF by indicating
the amount of each in the "Purpose" section.
Please contact LRSF if you have any questions. 527-3533 or
Mission & Purpose
and encourage scholarships and opportunities for higher education among
residents of the Lakes Region of New Hampshire.
To act as a clearinghouse to receive scholarship funds from various donors.
To encourage the establishment of
To screen applications and distribute
scholarships to qualifying applicants.
To view the current list of DONOR FUNDS, select the "For Donors"
To view the current list of FRIENDS OF THE FOUNDATION, click
To view some of the Thank You notes
from LRSF Alumni or to link your school to this
website select "Alumni" above.