2023 Sean Massura Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship History:

The Sean Massura Memorial Scholarship was founded to continue Sean’s energy and zest for living life to the fullest. Those who knew Sean will never forget his gregarious persona, which is forever captured in our memories, photos, videos, and even in a mural in the halls of Lane Tech High School (Class of 2016). Sean attended Indiana University (Class of 2019) and following graduation pursued his dreams of travel until his untimely death later that year. Established 2022.

Scholarship Award:

$2,500 total award to each of two (2) Lane Tech graduates who share Sean’s same love of life and intrepid drive to succeed.


  • Lane Tech senior with an expected Spring, 2023 graduation date.

  • Verified Acceptance to an accredited college/university, trade school, or apprenticeship program.

  • A list of their high school extracurricular activities, job, or family commitments.

  • 2 letters of recommendation.

  • Applicants must submit an essay of no more than 500-words or a 2–3-minute video.

Essay Topic, 500- word essay or a 2-3 minute video]

Each day you are faced with decisions. During your time at Lane Tech, describe a decision you’ve made that was outside your comfort zone. Why was it outside your comfort zone, how did your decision impact you and/or others, and how do you feel about that decision now?

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is Monday, April 17, 2023 at 5pm.