FSN is honoring the memory of the late Alan Greenberg with a special auction to benefit the scholarship fund that has been set up in his name.
Greenberg, who passed away suddenly earlier this year, was a passionate sports writer and his repartee with Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick is legendary.
With support from Stacey James and the New England Patriots, FSN New England is auctioning off an Ultimate Patriots Training Camp Experience through next Monday that will benefit the Alan Greenberg Journalism Scholarship Fund that was established to assist students who would like to follow the same journalism career path.
Here are the details:
FSN NEW ENGLAND AUCTIONS ULTIMATE PATRIOTS TRAINING CAMP EXPERIENCE TO BENEFIT ALAN GREENBERG JOURNALISM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
BURLINGTON, MA – In March, long-time Hartford Courant Patriots beat writer and frequent FSN contributor Alan Greenberg tragically passed away. Through the generosity of the New England Patriots, FSN is auctioning off an Ultimate Patriots Training Camp Experience to benefit the Alan Greenberg Journalism Scholarship Fund.
The Ultimate Patriots Training Camp experience includes:
- Two press passes to Patriots practice on Wednesday, August 15
- Viewing of Patriots practice with Gary Tanguay, Greg Dickerson and working media
- Working as FSN microphone holder during on-field player interviews
- Lunch with media
- Attend Head Coach Bill Belichick’s Press Conference
To enter a bid, participants must click on the Alan Greenberg Scholarship Fund icon at http://www.fsnnewengland.com and send their name, address, email address, telephone number, age and bid. Nightly updates on the high bid will be provided during the 6:30 and 10 p.m. editions of Mohegan Sun Sports Tonight. The auction closes on Monday, August 13 at noon.
“Alan was a great writer and a great friend,” said Tanguay. “Through the Alan Greenberg Journalism Scholarship Fund we can ensure that a new generation follows in his footsteps.”
The Alan Greenberg Journalism Scholarship Fund will award an annual scholarship to a Lincoln Sudbury Regional High School senior who is pursuing a degree in print or broadcast journalism.
The high bidder must be 18 or older and must be available for the Patriots Training Camp session on August 15. No alternate date and/or compensation are available. To claim the prize, the auction winner must present a certified bank or cashier’s check by August 15 in the name of the Alan Greenberg Journalism Scholarship Fund. The Fund is not a registered 401c3.