Paul Farris Memorial Scholarship
In 2016 the Farris family will award two scholarships to graduating Seniors at Somerville
High School in Somerville, Massachusetts. Scholarships are awarded in May. Much of the Farris
family's advocacy and volunteer efforts are now through Pursuit For
Since 2008 we
have presented $42,000 in scholarship awards.
Please complete your required high school scholarship
Application Information and
The requirements of this scholarship are extremely simple:
The candidate must be a respectful and caring student exhibiting a love of learning and a passion
for music, the arts, or another extracurricular activity.
Our family would like the candidate to understand something about Paul's life and what we are doing
to ensure that his spirit lives on forever, so take a bit of time and review this website.
Please explain in detail how you
are involved with music, the arts, or another extracurricular activity, and why you
consider this to be one of your passions.
How have you shown that you are
a caring and respectful student both while attending and while outside of
Please tell us what your friends
would say about you as a person.
Click here to read
all of our recipients
Christina (Hae-Young) Joo
Salvador Moises Zelayandia-Pineda