MADISON, NJ - Thursday Morning Club, INC is accepting applications for Madison High School Seniors for the George Burroughs Scholarships. The scholarship is based on volunteerism.

The G.F.W.C. Thursday Morning Club, (TMC) will be accepting scholarship applications from MHS seniors graduating in June 2021. The TMC/MCH George Burroughs Scholarship was started back in 1986 to recognize the importance of volunteerism, good character and academic achievement, stated the organization. The primary focus is on volunteerism, over and above required volunteer service hours for church and school.

The applications are reviewed by the Madison Community House Management Committee and are awarded at the Madison High School Senior Awards night.

The scholarship is a one-time payment and the amount of the scholarship may vary.


  • An essay of up to 250 words in length on why chose to volunteer and what gains the student has received from this experience is required.
  • A letter from the primary volunteer supervisor and a high school transcript are also required in order to have the application processed.
  • The applications must be completed by March 17, 2021 and returned to the Madison High School Guidance Office.

For additional information/ questions please call the Thursday Morning Club’s Madison Community House at 973-377-0244 or E-mail to