Robert Paddock Scholarship

Purpose of Scholarship

To provide scholarships to graduating seniors of North Rose-Wolcott High School.

Application Period

Contact school counselor beginning in December to learn more about this scholarship opportunity

Number and Size of Awards

One award of $3,000; amount may be split between two recipients. Award 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 a graduating senior from North Rose-Wolcott High School in good academic standing who has been accepted into college.

Application Process

The application process is coordinated through the North Rose-Wolcott Counseling Office, where application instructions are available if applicable.

Committee/Selection Process

The selection process is coordinated through North Rose-Wolcott High School. A committee convened by the school reviews applications, selects the recipient(s), and informs the Community Foundation.

Award Announcement and Payment

The Community Foundation emails a certificate to the high school for presentation to the recipient and emails an award notification with instructions for claiming the award to the recipient. 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 full-time 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 through the estate of Robert M. Paddock, a graduate of North Rose-Wolcott High School, class of '39.


Email or call 585.341.4350 for assistance.

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