Quick Tips For Success
Quick Tips For Success

Quick Tips for Success

1. Update your profile. Keep your information current! You'll be glad you did when your online forms are pre-populated with the correct information! How? Your name in the upper-right corner of this page is a link to your profile.

2. 201 Deadlines. Make sure to submit required information by its due date.
 

March 1st - Applications available
June 1st   - Applications for all students are due
June 30th - Support materials are due 
 

3. Answer the Essay Question.  You will be requested to provide a short essay of no more than 200 words.  You are strongly urged not to write this online.  Instead, take some time to write it well offline first, then copy and paste it.  You want to present yourself in the best possible way. 

4. Follow up on Supporting Materials.  Contact your Guidance Department and/or your College Registrar's and Financial Aid Office to verify that the required information has been submitted by June 30th.  

Transcript
For current graduating high school senior students: Copy of Recent Grades
For college students:  Official Transcript
Financial Aid Release Form
 

After June 30th applications lacking either the completed Financial Aid Release Form or official transcripts of the current year grades WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.

The 2014-2015 Scholarship Application Process is Closed

  The 2014-2015 Chautauqua Region Community Foundation Scholarship application process is closed.
 



Scholarship Applications


The Foundation's scholarship application deadlines:

2014 Deadlines:

March 1st - Applications available
June 2nd   - Applications for all students are due
June 30th - Support materials are due

After June 30th applications lacking either the completed Financial Aid Release Form or official transcripts of the current year grades WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.


Important Things to Note

2014-2015 Scholarship Application process is closed.


Please read through the directions!

A student needs to complete only ONE application to be eligible for all available scholarships.

Applicants must have graduated from a Chautauqua, Cattaraugus or Allegany County High School in New York.

Requirements:

  • Submitted Online Application
  • Support Material
    • Transcript
      For current graduating high school senior students: Copy of Recent Grades
      For returning college students:  Official Transcript
    • Financial Aid Release Form

Please send all paperwork to:
Chautauqua Region Community Foundation
418 Spring Street
Jamestown, NY 14701

Please Note:  You will be requested to provide a short essay of no more than 200 words.  You are strongly urged not to write this online.  Instead, take some time to write it well offline first, then copy and paste it.  You want to present yourself in the best possible way. 

Additional Note:  You must re-apply each year!

If you need further assistance, please contact our Program Officer, Lisa Lynde, at 661-3394 or email Lisa Lynde.

Feedback and Questions

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