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.
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
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