The 2018 Community Council Education Services Scholarship Program

$1,000-$20,000 ONE TIME Scholarships Available for High School Seniors Planning to Attend a 4-year College/University 

 

Scholarship Information:

Community Council Education Services scholarship is focused and dedicated on helping economically challenged youth to fulfill their dreams of obtaining a higher education. The scholarship is NON-renewable.

Application Deadline:

Midnight, April 2, 2018

Eligibility:

  • High school seniors who reside in Philadelphia, PA

  • Plan to attend a 4-year College/University as a 1st year student in Fall of 2018 (if selected must submit College/University acceptance letter for verification)

Must have received services from a minimum of one of the following service deliveries:

Community Council Emotional Support Programs, DHS- Foster care Program/ Adoptive Care program, or have been supported by special education services at some point during their school career

Application Requirements:

  • Application Form

  • Official High School Transcript

  • Official College/University acceptance letter

  • 500-word Essay on one of the following topics:

      ❖ How you overcame a major obstacle

      ❖ Discuss a special attribute or accomplishment that sets you apart

      ❖ Why are you a good candidate to receive this award?

 

APPLICATION FORM AVAILABLE HERE

(PLEASE FILL THIS OUT IN ADDITION TO REQUIREMENTS LISTED ABOVE)


 

All materials must be received by midnight, April 2, 2018. Anything received (whether mailed, emailed or faxed) past that date and time will not be considered, regardless of postmark.

 

Questions or inquiries?
Contact by phone: 215-845-2670 Ext: 0 or by email: CCES@CCHSS.ORG