Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications

December 8, 2016

The Hamilton Community Foundation announces that scholarship applications for area high school seniors are available December 16, 2016, by visiting the website at

High school seniors in the greater Hamilton area are invited to apply for scholarships to assist them in pursuing their higher education goals. Scholarship applicants may complete one application to apply for several scholarships ranging from $500 - $5,000. The deadline to submit applications is January 22, 2017.

Each year, the largest single allocation of Hamilton Community Foundation funds has been for scholarships to high school graduates in the area. Since 1951, 4,000 scholarships totaling more than $10 million have been granted to graduating seniors from area high schools.

Through these scholarships, as in many other ways, the Foundation funds have enriched the lives of area people, and at the same time have helped raise the educational and cultural standards of the community.