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 Barbara Ernico at ACCF, 717-337-0060.