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The Ridgefield Old Timers Associations honors Ridgefield athletes and members of the community while giving scholarships to scholar athletes of the present.

Since its founding over 25 years ago, the Ridgefield Old Timer’s Association has recognized dozens of dedicated citizens for preserving Ridgefield’s heritage and culture. The organization has also awarded thousands of dollars in college scholarships to outstanding RHS scholar athletes.

Each year, four-year scholarships of $1000 per year are awarded to one male and one female RHS senior. Students must demonstrate excellence in academics as well as athletic proficiency and community service.

2015 Winners The 2017 Ridgefield Old Timers Scholarship Winners: Alexandra Damron, Liam Courtney, Lucie Picard and Steven Signorelli. Lucie and Liam received the Tom Belote Memorial Scholarship that was established in 2015 and given by the Ridgefield Old Timers Organization.

News: Download Scholarship Application here
  • 2017 Ridgefield Annual Awards dinner is Sat., Oct. 14, 2017. You can get tickets at town hall 9/1 or online by clicking here.
  • Meetings are held the first Monday of the month at the American Legion Post on Route 116
2017 Awardees  
Janice Pauly – Special
Joan Voss – Educator
Doris Ventres – Posthumous
Ted Librizzi – Sports
Joe Connelly – Sports
Amy Walter Hillenbrand – Sports
Danny Geary – Sports
Nancy Ruhl – Sports
Bo Beatty – Sports
2017 Scholarship Winners  
Alexandra Damron, Liam Courtney, Lucie Picard and Steven Signorelli