Every year the Boilermaker awards four graduating high school runners. Scholarships are presented to one male and one female runner for Outstanding Achievement in Distance Running and one male and one female runner for Outstanding Commitment to Distance Running.
The 2016 Boilermaker Scholarship recipients also receive a free race registration and have the privilege of being seeded within the elite running corral. The 2016 recipients are:
Outstanding Achievement in Distance Running
Hamilton High School
Adirondack Central School
Outstanding Commitment to Distance Running
Whitesboro Central School
Holland Patent School