Each year NSAF presents the Cammy O’Connor Book Awards at Newington High School’s Awards Night to a member of each class who exemplifies the following qualities:
- service to community and school
The directors of the Indian Hill Scholarship Foundation in 1994 transferred $27,000 to NSAF to administer the funds and create an annual scholarship to be awarded to a Newington student(s).
Scholarships are awarded each May at the Newington High School Awards Program, one to a male and one to a female, based on criteria established by the Board of Directors with emphasis on school and community service plus academic achievement in the B grade range. Applications are not utilized for scholarship selection.
2020 Award Recipients
NSAF awarded a scholarship to the following outstanding seniors who plan to further their education at Connecticut colleges.
Attending the University of Connecticut and has a desire to become a dietician.
Attending Eastern Connecticut State University and plans to study health and physical education.
The Cammy O’Connor Book Awards were presented to a student in each grade level. The book presented to the students listed below was This Tender Land, by William Kent.