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For the classes of 1949, 1959, 1969, 1979, and 1989, click on the "See comments from class members" link at that list to see the latest information on those scholars and their comments about what the scholarship, the Foundation, the Byrnes, etc., meant to them. If you would like to provide or update comments for this feature, please go to the Scholar and Alumni Update form and leave a message for the webmaster.
The application process for 2023 is closed. Scholarship announcements will be posted to the website in early June. The application for 2024 will be available December 2023. Please check back then.
In return for their generosity and support, Mom and Pop Byrnes asked only two things from us: become the very best people we could become in life, and make sure their legacy of family continues for those who come after us.
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