Jackson St. Don from Marion is the 2019 recipient of Sippican Lands Trust’s “Helen A. Arthur” Scholarship. St. Don, a 2019 graduate of Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School (UCT) in Bourne, MA, will receive a $1,000 scholarship from the Sippican Lands Trust to pursue studies in Conservation Law Enforcement at Unity College in Unity, ME this fall.
St. Don was recognized by the scholarship committee for his passion for the outdoors and dedication to the Boy Scouts achieving the highest rank of Eagle Scout. His strong academic achievement at UCT along with his leadership of one of the UCT student teams at a recent Skills USA Competition in Louisville, Kentucky were also commended by the committee.
The “Helen A. Arthur” Scholarship is made available through the Sippican Lands Trust Scholarship Fund. This fund was created and named after Helen Adams Arthur (1940-2008). She was a beloved resident of Marion who had a deep interest in the preservation of the beautiful open spaces in town.