This scholarship was created to allow a meaningful memorial for a treasured pet or pet lover. Where flowers, cards and memorial benches can express our sentiments, the Buddy Scholarship additionally provides a living memorial by supporting better care for our living pets through the training of pet care students.

Scholarship to be awarded to:

  • Eastham resident or student of Eastham Schools
  • Studying in the field of pet care and services
  • Preference to students in 2 or 4 year programs.
  • Applicants should be prepared to provide a letter of recommendation
  • Proof of enrollment in a school of higher learning
  • Winner must be willing to allow use of their image, name and educational plans in EDOA announcements of the scholarship award.

Apply NOW on-line or see your guidance counselor at Nauset HS
All donations go to the Scholarship students

Donations are tax deductible. EDOA is a 501 (c) (3) charitable non-profit organization.


  • Applicants must be members or graduates of Eastham schools, or live in Eastham or work in Eastham
  • Applicants must be enrolled in a program of education in the field of pet care i.e. veterinary, animal training.

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  • ITW Matching Funds
  • Ed & Nancy Daniels
  • Doug Meyers


  • EDOA Board Of Directors
  • Joanne Baldauf
  • Cindy Nicholson
  • Cindy Blum
  • Jane Fout


  • The O’Sheas
  • K2 Mueller
  • Maureen Fagan & Kristine Chiarappo
  • Diana Digges
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  • Susan Williams & Steve Duarte
  • Ellen Murray
  • Linda Beall
  • Anonymous

Buddy Scholarship Donors

  • Carla Kaplan
  • Kimberly Inman
  • Anonymous
  • Tony Cantore
  • Lian Smith
  • Karie Miller
  • Brenda Conlan
  • Kathy Herrick & Carolyn Castiglione
  • Felice Coral
  • Jean & Chuck Daniels
  • Vicky Anderson
  • Pamela Daniels
  • Kimberly Inman