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.


Scholarship Deadline


The Foundation's scholarship application deadlines are as follows.

2014 Deadlines:

March 1st - Applications available
June 2nd   - Applications due
June 30th - Support material 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.

Note:  You must re-apply each year!

 


Scholarships Overview



The Community Foundation's scholarship program is one of the many sources of financial assistance for Southern Chautauqua County graduates.  CRCF will remain committed to providing aid to area students, as they will one day be the community's future.

If you are interested in applying or learning more about the application process, please visit the following links:

To search all available scholarships, view our 
Scholarship Survey Booklet(PDF File).

If you need any further assistance, please contact our Program Officer, Lisa Lynde at 661-3394 or llynde@crcfonline.org.