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The Captain Richard Phillips and Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust scholarship is now available

The Captain Richard Phillips and Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust is pleased to announce that we will once again award scholarship assistance in the amount of $500 per award to qualified and motivated students who wish to embark on a career in the U.S. Merchant Marines, or in related maritime industry fields.  These scholarships are intended for the summer term of 2019 for students attending various colleges and institutions which provide training and education for the maritime industry.  Complete applications must be received not later than 30 April 2019.  We expect to announce recipients on or before 15 May 2019.

Applications should be scanned and emailed to the Trust at:  scholarships@captainphillipstrust.org

Officials transcripts should be mailed to:

Scholarship Committee
Captain Richard Phillips and Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust
P.O. Box 653
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090

Questions about the process can be forwarded to scholarships@captainphillipstrust.org

The Captain Richard Phillips and Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust application (PDF)
The Captain Richard Phillips and Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust publicity release (PDF)