This award is not eligible to high school seniors. Eligible individuals must have successfully completed at least one semester or term at an institution of higher education.
The purpose of the fund is to support Berks County residents furthering their education at an undergraduate or graduate school. The first preference for distribution from the fund is primarily for living expenses, professional testing fees, books, childcare, transportation, uniforms and other emergency needs. Secondly, the fund will cover tuition or academic fees.
Preference will be given to students attending Berks County institutions, with a secondary preference expressed for students attending schools at Pennsylvania institutions located outside of Berks County. Priority will be given based on financial need. Special preference will be given to students studying Electrical Engineering.
To be considered for this scholarship, submit this application between January 15th and March 15th. All applicants will be notified in May.
Year of Need: College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,
Num Awards: Multiple
Min Award: Varies
Max Award: Varies
Berks County Community Foundation
237 Court Street
Reading, PA 19601
Phone: (610) 685-2223
Fax: (610) 685-2240