Beri Hagerty-Phelps Memorial Scholarship : accessibility restaurant explore domain room_service shopping_basket arrow-circle-right search instagram linkedin yelp twitter youtube star facebook Trip Advisor
Beri Hagerty-Phelps Memorial Scholarship

Beri Hagerty-Phelps Memorial Scholarship

By Kathy Green Posted on February 21, 2018

Each year the Homosassa Civic Club gives out several scholarships to area high school seniors and adults that are continuing their education. The application and criteria can be downloaded from this link:  Beri Hagerty-Phelps Memorial Scholarship

If you live within the Homosassa Elementary School District and are pursuing further education, you are eligible for this scholarship and can reapply every year that you continue.

Lora Sipos is the chairperson of the Beri Hagerty-Phelps Memorial Scholarship committee. Other members are Tim Gatto, Eleanor Macias, Terry Green and Jessica MacRae.

In 2017, five scholarships were given out.

From the left, Amanda Perez, CRHS graduating Senior plans to attend College of Central Florida; Gunnar Consol, CRHS graduating Senior plans to attend Plymouth State University in Pennand; Lora Sipos, Scholarship Committee Chairperson
Beri Hagerty-Phelps Memorial Scholarship
From the Left, Lora Sipos, Scholarship Committee Chairperson; Logan Allen, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering student at Pensacola Christian College; Amber Szymanski,student at Rasmussen College studying to become a Registered Nurse, Kyle Watson, Third year Political Science student at U of Florida; Terry Green, president of the Homosassa Civic Club


1)Applicant MUST live within the Homosassa Elementary School District and/or the Homosassa Special Water District.

2)Complete application.

3)Copy of current or most recent school transcripts. (Adult applicants, who have been out of school over five years, do not need transcripts.)

4)Three references from teachers, employers and/or clergy.

5)Personal essay. Write about yourself and your life’s goals; include school, extracurricular, volunteer, and employment activities. (300 words or less)

6)MARCH 31ST is the due date for applications.

Mail to:


P.O. BOX 493


The criteria and the deadline of March 31st are strictly enforced.  That date is rapidly approaching so if you meet the residential requirements and plan to continuing school,  send your application and accompanying information in!


Add comment

Your comment will be revised by the site if needed.

Stay Connected