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The 2021 Application for the Sergeant First Class Raymond Richard Buchan Memorial Scholarship is currently available.

The Scholarship is available to graduating seniors from Bishop McCort, Conemaugh Valley, Ferndale, Greater Johnstown, Johnstown Christian, Richland, Somerset Area, Westmont Hilltop and Windber Area High Schools (or a home schooled or cyber schooled senior who resides in one of those school districts) who will be attending an accredited post-secondary educational institution to include college, trade school, or vocational school.

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The application for the 2021 Sergeant First Class Raymond Richard Buchan Memorial Scholarship is available on the Scholarship page on the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies website.   The deadline to apply is 15 April 2021.

The Sergeant First Class Raymond Richard Buchan Memorial Scholarship and Veterans Education Project was established in July 2009 to honor the memory of  Westmont High School graduate Raymond Richard Buchan, who was killed in Iraq in July 2007. 

A picture of Raymond Richard Buchan, taken sometime in 2006.

Click here for more information about the scholarship.

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Please e-mail us at buchanscholarship@gmail.com and let us know if we omitted any War Memorials or Veterans Monuments of Cambria County.