Strides for Scholars 5K

The Union School Association Scholarship Foundation is excited to invite you to participate in our 3rd annual Strides for Scholars 5K Road/Trail Race, on October 16, 2016, in Bigelow Hollow State Park in Union, CT.

We invite you to come run or walk to celebrate the 23rd anniversary of the USASF and help support it going forward. Your participation or donation will directly benefit Union School Students who are furthering their education.

Many thanks to our sponsors:

  • McNeely Foundation
  • The Lurajh Foundation
  • Chappell Tire Service
  • Willington Pizza House
  • Friedrich Jewelers
  • Bolles Motors, Inc.
  • Hatchet Hill Farm Sugar House
  • The Geissler Family
  • Shier Photography
  • Woodstock Rebuilding

Strides for Scholars race 2014Please use the links on the right to register, view the course map, find race day information and view results.

For 2015 results click here. 

For 2014 results and a summary of the race, click here!


Bigelow Hollow State ForestSince the first scholarship award in 1995, the Union School Association Scholarship Foundation (USASF) has been assisting Union School students attain higher education goals. To date, 40 scholarships have been awarded annually to graduating high school seniors who are pursuing post-secondary education and have participated in community service activities.

Mission: The goal of the Union School Association Scholarship Foundation, as part of the Union School Association, is to help provide access to higher education for Union students. As part of this mission, the USASF raises funds for student aid distribution and distributes awards on a fair and non-discriminatory basis.

For more information, please see the Town of Union website.