Scholarship of Excellence

The 100 Club provides Scholarships of Excellence of up to $2,000 to high school seniors and full time college students who are the children of, or are themselves active law enforcement, fire or emergency service providers who plan to continue their education at a college level.

To be considered, the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • You must be the child of, or you yourself be, an Emergency Responder
  • Serve as a role model for other young adults
  • Demonstrate community involvement
  • Demonstrate extracurricular or employment activity
  • Demonstrate consistent academic achievement throughout high school
  • Exhibit leadership potential

Applications must be submitted to The 100 Club of Buffalo no later than March 31st, 2018.

Please note: All scholarship applicants agree to the use of their name, photo, parents’ names and public safety agency affiliation for The 100 Club promotional purposes. Objections to the use of this information must be received in writing by certified mail return receipt requested at the time the application is submitted. Failure to send a written request to withhold this information constitutes an authorization of The 100 Club to use the information for promotional purposes.


The 2018 Application Deadline: (March 31st, 2018).

2017 Scholarship Winners!

Lauren Hendrick Maple Grove Jr/SR HS David Hendrick NY State Police Rochester Institute of Tecbnology
Matthew Gracyck Maryvale HS Michael Gracyck Erie County Sheriff's Office Niagara University
Courtney Dunn Newfane HS Michael Dunn Niagara County Sheriff's Office Daemen College
Patrick Mulderig St. Francis HS Patrick Mulderig Buffalo Fire Department SUNY Buffalo
Vincent Hornberger Erie Community Collage Vincent Hornberger Buffalo Fire Department SUNY - Buffalo
Marisa May Mount Mercy Academy Mary May Buffalo Police Department Canisius College
Robert Tremblay St. Francis HS Phil Tremblay North Collins Police Department Keuka College
Amelia Rockwell Clarence HS Self Harris Hill VFD Miami of Ohio University
Michael Orlowski North Tonawanda HS Robert Orlowski, Jr. North Tonawanda Fire Department SUNY - Buffalo
Casey Burris Randolph Central School John Burris NY State Police Grove City College
Mykala Wotaszczyk-York Keuka College Denise York Erie County Sheriff's Office Keuka College
Trevor Tomtishen Newfane HS Katherine Tomtishen Niagara County Sheriff's Office Alfred University
Jewell Eason City Honors HS Paul Eason, Jr Buffalo Fire Department Northeastern University
Sean Campbell St. Francis HS Cheryl Campbell Buffalo Police Department St. Boneventure University
Shannon Quinlan Williamsville North HS Daniel Quinlan Amherst Police Department Assumption College
Kallie Hauser Frontier HS Keith Hauser Lakeview Fire Department Rochester Institute of Tecbnology
Jared Valvo St. Francis HS Sal Valvo Buffalo PD / Erie County DA's Office SUNY - Geneseo
Kayla Whelen Maryvale HS Gerald Whelan Erie County Sheriff's Office SUNY - Geneseo
Joshua Staniszewski Holland Central HS Eugene Staniszewski NY State Police St. John Fisher
Kacie Peirce East Aurora HS James Pierce Buffalo Fire Department Elmira College
Julia Voutour Starpoint HS James Voutour Niagara County Sheriff's Office Niagara University
Taylor Phelps Chautauqua Lake Central HS William Phelps NY State Police Houghton College
Heather Haberman Hamburg HS Kevin Haberman Village of Hamburg Police Department Niagara University
Christian Rider-Work Clarence HS Self Clarence VFD #1 SUNY - Brockport
Peter Salamone St. Francis HS Robert Salamone Buffalo Police Department Buffalo State College
Katherine McEvoy Hilbert College Self Hillcrest VFD Hilbert College
Alexander Headley Lake Shore HS Michael Headley NY State Department of Corrections Gannon University

View Prior Scholarship Award Winners!