Karen Kaiser was a special education teacher in the East Rutherford Public Schools. She was a
member of the First Presbyterian Church of Rutherford, serving several terms as a deacon, and for
many years as a member of the chancel Choir. She retired to Lancaster, Pennsylvania and died in
2008. In her memory, The First Presbyterian Church of Rutherford sponsors a $1000 scholarship to
a student who plans to major/minor in Education, Special Education, or Music. One scholarship will
be awarded to a Rutherford High School Student, and one will be awarded to a Becton Regional
High School Student.
We will be accepting applications through April 15, 2023.