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Sarah Dow MacGregor Scholarships Available

High School Seniors & Returning College Students

If you have been a full time New Hampton resident for at least 2 years, you are eligible for the Sarah Dow MacGregor Scholarship.  This scholarship is renewable for your 4 years of college.

The application is available on the Town of New Hampton website or can be obtained at the Town Office.  On the homepage: Click on Boards/ Commissions on the top bar, then scroll down to the Sarah Dow MacGregor (Scholarship) Committee.  At the bottom are the links for the applications.  Be sure to choose the correct application for your circumstances, ie. high school student or college student.

References and transcripts are required.  Transcripts do not need to be official.  

Applications are due to the town office by 3:00 on May 31, 2024.  No late applications will be considered

Fire & Burn Permits

Burn Permits are required.  You can obtain a burn permit at the firehouse from 8am – 4 pm, or by going to  There is a fee for using the online system.  For more information, please go to the Fire Department website: for more information, or call 603-744-2735.  Remember to be fire safe.

1st Issue Tax Bills

The first issue tax bills of 2024 have been sent to addresses we have on record.  You should have received them by now. If you have not, call the Town Office to ensure we have the most up-to-date mailing address.  Tax bills are due July 1st.


National EMS Week - May 19 - 25th

To the New Hampton First Responders:

Thank you for the tremendous energy, commitment, and passion you have displayed to the residents and visitors of New Hampton.  Your dedication has impacted the lives of hundreds of people over the last year.  This resolve extends beyond your emergency response efforts.  Whether it’s the “Good Morning New Hampton” program or the Community CPR and First-Aid trainings, your devotion to New Hampton and its visitors has strengthened the Town and helped build a more resilient community.  What you do matters.  Thank you for what you do.

Scott Cathy, Fire Chief/EMD

New Hampton Fire Department

Click here for the recognition of our EMS providers, by the NH Dept of Safety


New Hampton Public Safety Day

Saturday June 1, 2024

10:00 am to 2:00 pm (rain or shine) at the Public Safety Building

26 Intervale Drive, New Hampton

Burgers & hot dogs, Vendors & Raffles



Taxpayer Assistance - Low & Moderate Income Homeowners Property Tax Relief

The Low & Moderate Income Homeowners Property Tax Relief program was designed to lessen the economic burden of the State Education Property Tax on certain at-risk taxpayers.  Single homeowners making up to $37,000 per year and married homeowners making up to $47,000 per year can apply for relief from the state.

Applications for the Low and Moderate Income Homeowners Property Tax Relief are accepted only during the statutory filing period - after May 1, but no later than June 30.  The law allows 120 days for processing from the date of receipt of your completed application. 

Granite State residents can find more information about the Low and Moderate Income Homeowners Property Tax Relief program and review the status of their application on NHDRA’s website. NHDRA’s Taxpayer Services Division is available to answer all filing questions. Contact the Taxpayer Services Division by phone at (603) 230-5920, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Forms are available at the Town Office or can be filled in or printed from the NH Dept of Revenue website at


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