Permanent Endowment Fund applications available


The Permanent Endowment for Martha’s Vineyard is accepting applications for its 2011 scholarship program. Through the 17 scholarship funds it administers, the Endowment is one of the largest providers of financial support for Island students, according to a press release.

Last year, the fund awarded 54 scholarships totaling $123,600 to Vineyard high school seniors as well as college and graduate students.

The Endowment welcomes applications from Islanders seeking funding to continue their studies. For additional information call 508-338-4665 or email All applications must be postmarked by March 15, 2011 and applicants will be notified of grant awards in early June.