The John Kimball, Jr. Memorial
Trust Scholarship Program

The applications deadline for the 2023 John Kimball, Jr. Memorial Trust scholarships was April 15, 2023.

Applications are accepted from anyone interested in studying history who has a substantial connection with the Masconomet School District, Topsfield, Boxford or Middleton. The purpose of the Trust is to provide funding for books, tuition and other related educational and related expenses to graduate and undergraduate students, educators and others who have a passion for the study of history and related disciplines.

The Trust was set up by the family of the late Jack Kimball who was Topsfield Town Moderator for 28 years, a decorated Marine officer in World War II and Korea and partner in the Boston law firm of Hale and Dorr as well as a Topsfield Historical Society Director.

For each scholarship year, applicants are required to submit THREE COPIES of the letter of Request form to the Kimball Memorial Trust c/o Topsfield Historical Society, PO Box 323, Topsfield, MA 01983 before the April 15 deadline. Download and print the Letter of Request Form.