Purpose of the Scholarship:
To provide ongoing funds for post-secondary education to graduating seniors and current post-secondary students who have lost a parent and are residents of Hanover Township, Northampton County.
Selection of Scholarship Recipients:
Scholarships are awarded on an objective and nondiscriminatory basis, using an application process administered by a Selection Committee comprised of residents of Hanover Township and other community members. Eligibility and award amounts are at the sole discretion of the Selection Committee. Scholarships will be awarded to those applicants who best meet the requirements set forth by the Selection Committee.
Guidelines for Scholarship Program:
Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and students currently enrolled at any college or university. Scholarship monies will be paid directly to the educational institution in the student’s name, and scholarship awards are limited to cover qualified educational expenses including (1) tuition and fees required for enrollment, or (2) fees, books, supplies and equipment required for courses of instruction.
All applications must be received no later than May 31 of the year preceding the scholarship award for the applicant’s Fall college semester.