2019 Scholarships

Welcome to the Kraig Andre’ Diggs Scholarship. This scholarship was established in 2018 to honor the life of Kraig Andre’ Diggs and to continue his legacy of compassion, kindness and living life to its fullest.

Our goal is to bestow these scholarships to exemplary students and to assist others in making their dreams of attending college or a university, a reality. Financial need is considered, however all students are encouraged to apply. Applications need to be submitted no later than April 30. Recipients will be chosen in May with a one-time award. The distribution will be given in June. The selection process is done by Kraig’s family and the members of KTZD Corporation/The Kraig Andre’ Diggs Scholarship.

The Kraig Andre’ Diggs Scholarship is funded through the proceeds of the 2018 dodgeball tournament, sponsorships and individual donations. The organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, gender, sexual orientation, handicap or national/ethnic origin.



Two Barnstable High School students will each be awarded $1,500.

One $500 scholarship will be awarded to one student in each of the following schools:

Bourne High School
Dennis Yarmouth High School
Falmouth High School
Mashpee High School
Monomoy High School (Chatham & Harwich)
Nauset High School (Brewster, Orleans, Eastham & Wellfleet)
Sandwich High School
Cape Cod Regional Technical High School (Harwich)
Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical High School (Bourne)

Requirements:
A Completed Application and Essay
Essay: Write a 500-word essay about “Why Do You Value Your Mother Or Father (or you may choose your Sister, Brother, Grandmother, Aunt or Uncle), Why Are They Important To You, Why Are They Loved By You, How Do They Inspire You To Live Your Life And Be The Best That You Can Be!”

If selected as a finalist:
If you become a candidate for a scholarship, a formal interview will be conducted. Please be prepared to discuss the following; Long Term/Short Term Goals, Personality Strengths/Weaknesses, Accomplishments (these can be business, academic or personal), Extracurricular Activities. You may be asked to bring – academic records, letter(s) of recommendation and other pertinent documentation.

Have Questions?  Please email KraigDiggs.Scholarships@gmail.com