Dick Tower Scholarship

This scholarship was established in memory of Richard “Dick: Tower by his family and Preston’s Landscaping. Dick was a hard worker, starting as a laborer in a textile company and advancing through the ranks to a Production Supervisor. Dick helped to mentor and train many young people entering the workforce. After he retired, he helped establish and worked for Preston’s Landscaping.

Award: $1,000

Selection Criteria: A student who attended BOCES and may or may not want to further their education by going to a trade school or directly into the workforce. The must demonstrate a passion to learn a trade.

Who selects: Selection committee and Foundation.

Criteria to earn: None. Payable on Class Night.

Established: 2023

Funded annually.