As you read through the scholarships listed below, you will notice that several are identified as C & E scholarships. The Citizenship and Education Foundation of the Edison Local Schools is a non-profit corporation established in 1988. The foundation is governed by a board of trustees from the community. The purpose of the foundation is to enrich and enhance educational opportunities by: creating opportunities for special and advanced study, endow programs in support of the curriculum, help sustain this community’s tradition of excellence of learning, and offer scholarship aid. The C & E Foundation facilitates young people through four initiatives: 1) a scholarship program that helps students pay tuition to colleges, universities, and technical schools; 2) a grant program which supports teacher and student initiated projects and programs; 3) an endowment fund which facilitates educational programs and community projects; and 4) a special support fund which enables students to participate in special camps and exchange program.
The awards listed in this packet are known to be offered as of January 30th, 2017. The availability of these scholarships is subject to change based on sponsor request. The monetary amounts of these awards may vary from year to year as does the number of awards given by an organization.
The awards are usually made directly to the student. Sponsors may award the check after the student has completed the first quarter or semester and has paid fees for the second semester or quarter. Sponsors usually give students written procedures at the time of the award presentation.
If the student changes educational plans regarding post secondary education as indicated on the award application, the sponsoring organization reserves the right to request the award be returned.
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MARCH 24th, 2017 – 3:15 p.m.
THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS – DEADLINE IS FIRM.