REASONS TO START A SCHOLARSHIP AT ADAMS COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

ADAMS COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA. . .

Dollars for Scholars Advantages

As a Scholarship America affiliate, Adams County Community Foundation is able to offer:

  • Matching Gifts through participating Colleges and Universities
  • Security from loss of other financial aid.
  • One standard Dollars for Scholars application
  • Potential future matching opportunities.

Scholarships (both endowed and pass-through) in all Adams County High Schools

  • Bermudian Springs High School
  • Biglerville High School
  • Conewago Valley School District
  • Delone Catholic High School
  • Fairfield Area High School
  • Gettysburg Area High School
  • Littlestown Area High School

County-wide Scholarships

Expertise in

  • Organizing and setting up scholarships
  • Creating and managing fund and official documents
  • Promoting scholarships to students
  • Creating a clear and complete application process
  • Awarding scholarships
  • Following-up after scholarships are awarded

Considerations for Starting a Scholarship

Anyone can start a scholarship:

  • Individuals or Families
  • Businesses
  • Service Organizations

Your charitable gift can become:

  • A named, endowed fund
  • A passed-through gift

Recipients can be defined:

  • For a particular school district
  • For a particular area of study
  • For a particular post-secondary institution
  • For meritorious performance
  • For financial need

If you or your organization would like more information on how you can help an Adams County student reach for their dream, contact ACCF, 717-337-0060.