The spirit of the HPTA is one of volunteerism. Therefore, the organization seeks to recognize and
reward students who demonstrate the spirit of volunteerism during their high school years.
Scholarships are granted to students who demonstrate service to the Hopkinton High School
community, to the town of Hopkinton, as well as to the national and /or global community. Each
scholarship amount is up to $1,000 and will be awarded to qualified seniors each year, pending
completion of their first semester of post-high school study.
One-page essay demonstrating why you volunteer and how your volunteer activities benefited Hopkinton High School and/or your community
Letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor
Letter of recommendation from another adult involved in your volunteer activities
Resume detailing your community service activities, including time commitment of each, and highlighting any service with the HPTA
Applications will be judged by our scholarship committee made up of 12 community members on the quality of the essay in addition to the above requirements.