Jon Cherney Humanitarian Award


The 17th annual Jon Cherney Humanitarian Award will be presented this year in loving memory of Jon Cherney, a 1985 Beverly graduate and Broadcast Production Coordinator of the Media Center.  This $2500 college scholarship is awarded annually to a member of the senior class who epitomizes Jon’s unique combination of academic achievement, creative talent and spirituality, and, who like Jon, embraces a sincere devotion to humanity and a great passion for making a positive difference.
Describe ways in which your actions demonstrate a sincere devotion to humanity and a passion for making a positive difference through an essay, video, picture collage, audio recording or any other medium. Also, please submit two letters of recommendation from two adults who can best attest to your humane qualities (parents and relatives excluded). One recommendation letter should be from a Beverly faculty member and both letters should directly address the
Cherney Committee. Applicants may be requested to interview before the Committee. Please provide email and cell phone information with your submission.
All submissions can be made electronically or as hard copy and are due by MONDAY, APRIL 16th, 2012 BY 3:00 PM.
Please email your submission as a ZIP file to [email protected]. or place your submission in Mrs. Hale’s box in the main office. If size creates a problem, please hand the entry personally to Mrs. Hale in House C or Annick in the Main Office.
Any questions can be directed to [email protected]