Bertha and Byron L. Reppert Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Description

The Bertha and Byron L. Reppert Scholarship was established in 2001 in memory of their mother and to honor Byron L. Reppert’s then 80th Birthday by his four daughters and their extended families. The scholarship is to encourage and recognize two senior students (one Girl and one Boy) from the Mechanicsburg Area School Districtwho demonstrate good citizenship and actively exhibit an interest in political science, history, horticulture or journalism. This scholarship is an endowment fund of the Foundation for Enhancing Communities.Selection criteriaScholarship applications will be evaluated on the following criteria:1. Applicant must have an interest in political science or horticulture (i.e. participation in student council or local government, or in horticultural activities such as 4-H, local garden clubs, etc.)2. Applicant must be in the top one-third of their graduating class3. Applicant must be accepted to an accredited college or university4. Applicant must demonstrate good citizenship within the school and local community5. Applicant must complete an essay explaining how they meet the above mentioned criteria, one page, 12 pt font, double spaced6. Applicant with financial need is given consideration

Year of Need: College Freshman,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 2

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-04-01


Sponsoring Organization The Foundation for Enhancing Communities
200 North Third Street P.O. Box 678
Harrisburg, PA 17108-0678

Contact Person: Jennifer Doyle, Program Officer

Phone: 717-236-5040

Fax: 717-231-4463