Background of this scholarship:

This scholarship was established in August 2009 to honor the life of Captain Matthew C. Freeman, Richmond Hill High School class of 1998. Captain Freeman was killed in action in Afghanistan on August 7, 2009. A student exhibiting the same high academic standards, leadership, community involvement and dedication to God and country that Captain Freeman did will be awarded the scholarship each year.



  1. Must be a senior enrolled at Richmond Hill High School.
  2. Scholarship recipient is free to attend the accredited university or college of choice and must show proof of acceptance to college of choice