"Reginald Anderson was full of life, love, and laughter. His beautiful and contagious smile would light up a room. Reginald passed away in 2014 after a courageous battle with glioblastoma, but his legacy lives on in the Reginald Anderson Memorial Scholarship.
Education was very important to Reggie. He graduated from South Windsor High School, where he played football as a defensive lineman. He advanced to Springfield College and graduated with a B.S. in Social Services. He was employed by the State of Connecticut as an adult probation officer, enjoyed his job, and took pride in his role. He treasured traveling and learning new things. Reggie also loved shopping and had quite the hat collection. His kind, gentle soul lives on in the memories he has left his loved ones with." ~ Gina Lowther
We are now accepting applications for the 2017 Reginald Anderson Memorial Scholarship program. Applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2017, and scholarship recipient(s) will be notified beginning April 15, 2017.
The Connecticut Brain Tumor Alliance, Inc. ("CTBTA") was established to provide hope and support to brain tumor patients whose lives have been impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis. The CTBTA is pleased to offer the Reginald Anderson Memorial Scholarship, founded in 2015 by Gina Lowther with generous contributions from family, friends, and community members, to honor the life and legacy of Reginald Anderson and to assist brain tumor survivors in pursuing their college dreams as part of the Connecticut Brain Tumor Alliance Survivor Scholarship Program. The Reginald Anderson Memorial Scholarship will be awarded based on the criteria listed below.
Applicants must meet all of the requirements listed below.
All applications must include the following:
Please mail completed application to:
The Reginald Anderson Memorial Scholarship
c/o The Connecticut Brain Tumor Alliance, Inc.
PO Box 370514
West Hartford, Connecticut 06137
Note: Please do not send applications via certified mail. You may email your application (as an alternative to mailing it) as a PDF file to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include all sections in one file.
All applications must be postmarked/time-stamped by March 1, 2017.
Scholarship recipient(s) will be notified by mail beginning April 15, 2017.
Recently diagnosed with a brain tumor? Have questions or need support? Contact us today.