The Sean Allen Memorial Award
Criteria: Two $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded to current Springfield College students who are entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year of study. The applicant should demonstrate financial need and be challenged by a long-term physical disability that impairs mobility or be majoring in a disability-related field, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, art therapy, or rehabilitation and disability studies.
The Sean Allen Memorial Award honors Springfield College graduate Sean Allen ’06 through the generosity of the Sean M. Allen Courage and Hope Challenge, Inc. Despite living live challenged by cerebral palsy and, during the last year of his life, cancer, Allen lived his life to the fullest and didn’t let life’s struggles keep him for achieving his goals.