James J. Monley Memorial Scholarship

Purpose of Scholarship

To provide college scholarships to dependent children of Hickey-Freeman Tailored Clothing, Inc. employees.

Application Period

December 1 to April 1

Number and Size of Awards

Four awards: $5,000 (1), $2,500 (1), and $1,000 (2); paid in one lump sum in the Fall semester.

Allowed Use of Award

Awards may be used for tuition, fees, books, and other expenses associated with higher education.

Eligibility Criteria

For dependent children of full-time Hickey-Freeman Tailored Clothing, Inc. employees who are:

  • Recent high school graduates; and
  • Currently enrolled in, or accepted to, an accredited two- or four-year college or university.

Application Process

The application process is coordinated through the Community Foundation.

To begin a new application, click here.

If you have already started an online application and would like to log in to your account to continue working, click here.

Information is also available from the Human Resources department of Hickey-Freeman Tailored Clothing, Inc. and the Union office; however, applications must be completed online.

This is an Employer Related Scholarship, and applicant eligibility will be confirmed by Hickey-Freeman Tailored Clothing, Inc.

Committee/Selection Process

The selection process is coordinated through the Community Foundation. A committee comprised of Community Foundation staff and community members reviews applications and selects recipients.

Note: Applicant names are sent to Hickey-Freeman Tailored Clothing, Inc. for confirmation of eligibility.

Award Announcement and Payment

The Community Foundation emails certificate(s) to Hickey-Freeman Tailored Clothing for presentation to the recipient(s). The scholarship can be applied to either the Fall semester (between July 1 and August 15) or Spring semester (between December 1 and February 15). Payment is mailed to the school for the recipient’s account once required documentation is received.

To release the scholarship payment, send a class schedule or un/official transcript verifying enrollment to the Community Foundation. Scholarships not claimed by February 15 in the assigned year will be forfeited.


This scholarship is a one-time award and is not renewable.

Donor Information

This scholarship was established in 1987 in memory of James J. Monley, vice president of Hickey-Freeman Company, who was an avid sports enthusiast and an accomplished golfer and skier.


Email Scholarships@racf.org or call 585.341.4350 for assistance.

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