Philadelphia Chapter One Scholarships

2019 Scholarship Application

SCHOLARSHIP GRANT – 2019

The Directors of the Philadelphia Chapter No.1 of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc., (Chapter 1) cordially invite all interested and qualified individuals to apply for a Scholarship Grant to attend a recognized School of Horology in the U.S. or an NAWCC Watch and Clock Traveling Workshop.  Membership in the NAWCC by applicants is preferred but not required.  One or more grant awards of up to $500 (five hundred dollars) are planned and may be used to cover all or part of the tuition and registration costs for a single course of study at a recognized School of Horology or a an  NAWCC Watch and Clock Traveling Workshop Program. NAWCC Traveling Workshop course listings are available at www.nawcc.org, as are listings of other recognized Schools of Horology in the U.S.  Previous award recipients may be eligible for a second scholarship at the Directors’ discretion.

Scholarship awards are given to promote the study of horology. After completing their course of study, scholarship awardees will be encouraged but not required to help at their NAWCC home chapter meetings by promoting the educational programs of the chapter through lectures, workshops and the like on horological topics and by other means.  If they do not belong to a local chapter, they may also help with educational activities in other horological organizations.

A copy of the application form for a Scholarship Grant may be obtained by telephoning Charles Buttz, Scholarship Committee Chair, at 570-595-3306 or by Emailing him at shelters@ptd.net.  The application form may also be downloaded from the Chapter 1 or NAWCC website. To find the websites, go to www.nawcc.org, then click on: Find a Chapter Near You, Pennsylvania, and Chapter 1, Philadelphia.

Guidelines for award of the Scholarship are summarized on the application form. Applications for a 2019 Scholarship Grant must be received by October 15, 2018, and awards will be made by December 1, 2018.  If you are interested in being considered for a scholarship grant for study during 2019, please complete the application form and mail or Email it to:

Charles Buttz, Chair
NAWCC Chapter No. 1 Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 222
Buck Hill Falls, PA 18323
Email: shelters@ptd.net

 

 

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