Frank M. Magee Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund

Frank M. Magee Jr. was born in Harrisburg Hospital, and eventually studied at Phillips Academy Andover and Yale University. During his time at Yale, he was a member of the Society of Orpheus and Bacchus. He then went on to serve in the U.S. Army as a Cartographer in the Signal Corps, China Theatre, during World War II. Upon returning stateside, Mr. Magee worked for the Santa Fe Opera House in New Mexico and the North Shore Theatre in Massachusetts before returning to New Bloomfield to operate the family business. Mr. Magee was active in the Harrisburg Community Theatre and served on the Board of Trustees of Carson Long Military Academy, where he also directed the Glee Club.

The Frank M. Magee Jr. Memorial Scholarship is a scholarship fund of the Perry County Community Foundation, a regional foundation of TFEC.

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March 15


Multiple Winners/Amount Varies

Scholarship FAQ


  1. Graduating high school senior living in Perry county 
  2. Demonstrated interest and experience in vocal and performance art 
  3. Involvement in extracurricular activities  
  4. Demonstrated leadership skills and community service work 
  5. Good character  
  6. Financial need 
  7. Essay
  8. Supplemental documents. This may include a resume, letter(s) of recommendation, transcript, FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR), or other scholarship-specific documents. Specific requirements are noted in the application.


Describe your involvement and experience in vocal and/or performance art and how it has enriched your life.


This scholarship is a one-time only award.

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