Applicants are asked to complete an application and write an essay to be eligible for scholarship consideration.

Please mail application, essay, and other materials to:

John Joseph Moakley Foundation
141 Tremont Street, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02111


Scholarship Application

(click to download the application)

Please fill out the application and return it by mail, along with a written essay (no longer that one page) describing how you think you can make a difference in our world through service, and how participating in community service will help you grow as an individual. Also include proof of acceptance in a vocational or higher education program and proof of financial need.

Application deadline is April 1, 2014.

Note: a request may be made by the Foundation for verification of information by applicants (i.e. academic standing, residency)


Other Notes

Scholarships for undergraduate or graduate higher education or for vocational education will be awarded in amounts of up to $5,000 for each scholarship. The John Joseph Moakley Charitable Foundation Board of Directors may, in its discretion, increase the amount of any scholarship to an individual scholarship recipient and may award any scholarship, with conditions, to an individual scholarship recipient over the course of a few years.

The Foundation does not discriminate on the basis of color, race, national origin, creed, sex, sexual orientation or religion.