Pongracz Scholarship

Peter S. Pongracz Eagle Scout
Peter S. Pongracz Eagle Scout – 1985

The Pongracz scholarship is offered yearly in memory of Troop 351 Eagle scout Peter Pongracz. The scholarship provide a $500 award for use at any post-high school educational institution.

The applying scout may study at any college, university, community college, trade school, or technical school.

To apply a scout must be an active member of Troop 351 for 3 years and must have shown outstanding leadership abilities.


  • The scholarship may only be earned once per Scout.
  • The scout must have earned the Eagle scout rank.
  • The scout must be 22 years of age or younger.
  • Application is due by July 1st.
  • Funds will be disbursed directly to the scout on Sept. 1st.

Application process:

Please submit to the Scholarship Committee the following:

  • A description of your educational plans. Explain how this scholarship will help you achieve your educational goals.
  • A description of your career plans.
  • A list of your scout activities, including troop leadership positions and dates, nights of camping, Order of the Arrow, Polaris, Sogus, Jamborees, and any other Scout activities outside of Troop 351.
  • Briefly describe your Eagle project.