We are proud to present the 2018 MDFS High School Award Recipients.  Congratulations to the 2018 Graduates! 

On June 9, 2018, Marblehead Dollars for Scholars distributed $58,000 in scholarships to sixteen high school seniors. Over the summer, an additional $128,000 was awarded to 41 rising college sophomores, juniors and seniors. Pictured in the front row are MHS graduates (left to right): Eliza Howells, Harry Dolin, Emily Lamontagne, Shelby Casimir, Melissa Kordha and Adriana Ustick. Back row:  Erika Massaro, Holly Rowe, Stephanie Arustamyan, Hannah Garthe, Aidan Collins, Thea Nickolas and George MacDonald. Missing from the photo are: Ken Bufford, Jean Saint-Felix and Megan Spreen.

Outgoing president Todd Zion and vice president EuRim Chun posed with incoming president Karen Pierce and vice president Nancy Marrs at our October 23 Annual Meeting.

Congratulations to outgoing president Todd Zion who received the 2018 Peterson Award, recognizing his outstanding leadership and service to the organization. 

The 2018 Run for the Fund was held on June 3, a beautiful spring morning. 

Thanks to all of the runners and walkers who came out to support Marblehead Dollars for Scholars.  For a complete listing of results, click here.  Congratulations to our top finishers:  Rebecca O'Hanley, Kylynn McKinley and Caroline Johnson; and Nick Curtis, Brian Heenan and Camden Harvey.

Men's winner Nick Curtis

Female winner Rebecca O'Hanley


Read these student profiles by board member Nancy Marrs featuring two of our scholarship recipients who are graduating from college in 2018.

Alan McKinnon

Grace Perry



Read this two-part story published in The Marblehead Reporter in 2017, which chronicles Marblehead Dollars for Scholars history and celebrates its 30thanniversary. 



2014 Irving A. Fradkin National Affiliate of the Year
Marblehead Dollars for Scholars (Marblehead, MA)




Marblehead Dollars for Scholars
PO Box 4
Marblehead, MA 019455