The Chamber Foundation, an affiliate of the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce, is currently accepting applications from Dutchess County high school students for its annual Scholarship Program and signature Youth Leadership Program.
Applications are currently being accepted for the 2017 academic year. There are a variety of scholarships to fit just about any student’s academic interest. Please encourage students to log onto www.ChamberFDN.org to learn more and to apply online. A summary of available scholarships is enclosed. The deadline for applications is April 1, 2017. Please, also consider posting our scholarship listing on your school’s website.
In addition to substantial financial assistance, gives its participants direction, purpose and, a career as a Marine Corps Officer. Must be a U.S. Citizen; Be 17 years of age by September 1 of the year starting college and less than 23 years of age on June 30 of that year; be a high school graduate or possess a GED by August 1 of the same year of anticipated entrance into the four-year NROTC Scholarship Program; Be physically qualified by Marine Corps standards; Have no moral obligations or personal convictions that will be prevent conscientious bearing of arms, and supporting and defending the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign or domestic; Have no criminal record o f military or civilian offenses; Achieve qualifying scores on the SAT or ACT; apply for and gain admission to the approved NROTC college or university. Click here for details.
Graduating Senior who plans to attend Dutchess Community College Full-Time in the Fall of 2017. Must be ranked in the top 10% of the class through the 12th-grade mid-year. Students must be placed in college-level Math and English. FAFSA information must be submitted to DCC in order for a Conklin Scholarship to be awarded. To access the application click here. Apply as soon as possible.
Directory of Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Grant Application for Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Click here for the Informational Scholarship flyer.