Jeffrey’s Rainbow Run Scholarship

Pictured: 2018 scholarship recipients

The East Lyme Youth Services Bureau in cooperation with the Bourgeois family will be awarding scholarships to three graduating High School Seniors in the amount of $1,500.00 who reside in East Lyme or Salem and will be continuing their education in a field related to animal studies or working with children.

Applicants must submit their high school transcripts as well as a one page essay on how this scholarship will benefit them.  Essays and transcripts must be submitted to the East Lyme Youth Services Bureau, 45 Society Road, Niantic, CT  06357 no later than Friday, April 19, 2019.

Monies for this scholarship are in honor of Jeffrey Bourgeois and funded by proceeds from the annual Jeffrey’s 5K Rainbow Run held in September each year.  For more information on the scholarship and the annual fun run please contact the Youth Services Bureau at 860-739-6788 or e-mail David Putnam at