Rochester Telecommunications Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Purpose of Scholarship
To support local college students interested in the fields of telecommunications and technology who have a strong desire to attain an education and need financial assistance.

Number and Size of Awards
Two awards, up to $5,000.00 each

Allowed Use of Award
Tuition, books, and course-required expenses only. Room and/or board and personal expenses will not be covered. The award may not exceed the actual cost of expenses.

Eligibility Criteria
For graduating seniors of public, private, or parochial schools in the 8-county area (Monroe, Wayne, Livingston, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Yates, and Genesee) who
Will be attending a college in the 8-county area
Are pursuing an undergraduate degree in telecommunications, technology, information or data technology, or a related program
Have financial need
Have a minimum GPA of 2.5
Are active in community service activities

Year of Need: College Freshman,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 2

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 5,000

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Rochester Area Community Foundation
500 East Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607-1912

Contact Person: Contact Scholarship and Grants Associate Lori Banning at (585) 341-4357 to find out more about scholarship funds. The Scholarship Office fax number is (585) 271-4295.

Phone: Telephone: (585) 271-4100

Fax: (585) 271-4292