Scholarships

The ACCF offers various scholarship opportunities for students who fit into one of the following categories:  
 
 

1.      Traditional students:  These students are high school seniors who are Adams County residents preparing to graduate from an Adams County high school at the conclusion of the school year.  These students plan to attend college in the coming fall semester.  The ACCF offers scholarship opportunities for those pursuing a 4-year bachelors, 2-year associates, or technical/vocational post-high school degree. 

Applications will be available to download from this website and from each of the high schools’ website by October 1 of each academic school year.  The due date for the scholarship application for traditional students is the first Thursday in February.  Applications must be received at the ACCF by 4 pm (according to the U.S. atomic clock at 724.1234) on the due date – no exceptions.  Late applications as well as postmarks will not be considered.  Students are required to submit a total of 10 complete applications (10 copies of the original OR 1 original plus 9 copies).  

Listing of all scholarships available to 2016 traditional students - note:  subject to change without notice 

 

2.      On-Track students:  These students typically range from 19 to 23 years of age and have lived in Adams County for at least five years.  These students graduated from high school one to five years prior to applying for this scholarship and are either a current college student or plan to enter college in the coming fall semester. The ACCF offers scholarship opportunities for those pursuing a 4-year bachelors, 2-year associates, or technical/vocational degree. 

Applications will be available to download from this website by January 1 of each awarding year.  Please note that On-Track and Non-Traditional students use the same scholarship application. The due date for the scholarship application for On-Track students is the first Thursday in June. Applications must be received in the ACCF by 4 pm (according to the U.S. atomic clock at 724.1234) on the due date – no exceptions. Late applications as well as postmarks will not be considered. Students are required to submit a total of 10 complete applications (10 copies of the original OR 1 original plus 9 copies).  Applications will be accepted from May 1st through the due date.

 

 

3.      Non-Traditional students: These students must fit into one of two categories. They must either be: A) at least 25 years old and an Adams County resident for the past five years OR B) between 19 and 24 years old, have one or more children, and be an Adams County resident for the past five years. These students are high school graduates and are currently in college or plan to enter college in the coming fall semester. The ACCF offers scholarship opportunities for those pursuing a 4-year bachelors, 2-year associates, or technical/vocational degree.

Applications will be available to download from this website by January 1 of each awarding year. Please note that Non-Traditional and On-Track students use the same scholarship application. The due date for the scholarship application for Non-Traditional students is the first Thursday in June. Applications must be received in the ACCF by 4 pm (according to the U.S. atomic clock at 724.1234) on the due date – no exceptions. Late applications as well as postmarks will not be considered. Students are required to submit a total of 10 complete applications (10 copies of the original OR 1 original plus 9 copies).  Applications will be accepted from May 1st through the due date.
 
 
Note:  The ACCF offers an additional scholarship application due date for On-Track and Non-Traditional students only.  This due date is the 1st Thursday in November.  Applicants must use the application designated as the "November due date"  application and submit the correct number of copies as outlined on the application.  Scholarships awarded from this due date may only be used in the Spring semester of the following year.  Students who applied for and were awarded a scholarship from the June due date are NOT eligible to apply during the November due date.
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



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