Victoria McGrath Scholarship


The award shall be known as the “Victoria McGrath Scholarship.” There will be one recipient of $1,000. The winner will be drawn by lottery.

Eligibility is limited to twelfth-grade sons and daughters of Boston Fire Department uniformed fire members, both active and retired, who have been accepted to and will be matriculating to a college or university in the fall, and who have not previously been the recipient of said award. “Sons” and “daughters” include lawfully adopted children.

The award will be in the form of a scholarship and must be used to further the college or university education of the matriculating student.

Monies from such award shall be used towards tuition only and will be issued as needed upon request of the parent or guardian of the recipient.

The recipient will receive no monies directly. All funds will be paid to the school of choice.

Recipients must use the monies within one (1) year (exclusive of military service) of said lottery, after which the money will be forfeited and returned to the fund.

The application shall be submitted online via the form below or printed out and submitted to the Relief Fund office (115 Southampton Street, Boston, MA 02118) before noon on May 1, 2023.

Agreement: I have read and understand the above rules and regulations by filling out the form below.

This form is currently closed for submissions.