BOB BECKERT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP- 2017
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS MAY 15, 2017
Bob was a 1976 graduate of WHRHS and a member of the 1974 State Championship XC Team. Bob was active in his local community. He served as a scout leader and earned the rank of Eagle Scout. Bob was as a CCD teacher at St. Mary's-Stony Hill Church in Watchung and he was a member of the Watchung Optimist Club and served a term as President. Above all, Bob was the consummate family man.
Bob Beckert was tragically killed in a car accident on February 5, 2004. This scholarship is awarded in Bob's memory to those students who exemplify the characteristics and qualities of Bob Beckert.
1. Must be a senior at WHRHS.
2. The scholarship recipient must have participated in a team sport in at least one of the candidate's four years at WHRHS.
3. The candidate is asked to include their own description on how they best reflect the scholarship criteria.
4. The candidate should demonstrate most, if not all, of the following characteristics:
- Athletic Interest
- Community Minded
- Balanced Personality
- Leadership Skills