Scholarship Opportunity Announcement


Previous Winner Amanda Zambito

The Historical Society of the Newburgh Bay and Highlands is pleased to announce the availability of an annual $1000.00 college scholarship to be given to an outstanding student interested in history or historical preservation, archeology, anthropology, or information services.

The applicant should show an interest in the history of the area and should demonstrate this interest through participation in activities that relate to the history of the area. The Historical Society would like the scholarship to encourage young people to be active participants in learning about and preserving our historical heritage.  Application deadline: May 15th

An application is available on line at the Historical Society website: Further information may be obtained by calling Warren Cahill at 845-562-5639 or emailing

-Photo from Newburgh Historical Society