2021 Scholarship Application Will Open March 15, 2021 New Deadline for scholarship application is May 3rd, 2021
Congratulations CHS Class of 2021!! The Cheltenham School District Foundation (CSDF) is proud to expand our fundraising efforts to offer scholarships to help fund your future. Thanks to the generosity of our local businesses, your teachers, and community members we can offer a program with $10,500 worth of scholarships this year...and what a year it's been! Students interested in applying for a CSDF Scholarship must meet the following criteria:
Be a member of the Class of 2021 from Cheltenham High School, Wyncote, PA.
Provide your CHS student ID number.
Meet the specific requirements for each scholarship including letters of recommendation.Letters will ask for specifics regarding your attitude, academic ability, college potential, and personal attributes.
If the award is a memorial award, the student recipients are required to write a 'Thank you note' to the Donor. (Scholarship recipients will receive the name and address with the announced award.)
Application Instructions Please take the time to read through the instructions before applying. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED–and we don't want that to happen! Application Opens: March 15, 2021 Application Deadline: May 3rd, 2021 (extended)
One application is all you need to apply for any of the scholarships for which you are qualified.
Please make sure you checkmark all the scholarships and fill out the essay portion for each scholarship you are applying to.
You need a teacher, mentor, or guidance counselor to fill out the Recommendation Form to apply. Send them the recommendation form link (found in the application) or direct them to cheltenhamsdf.org. Be sure to allow teachers, mentors, counselors and administrators the time they need to fill out the form.
Pay attention to the criteria for each individual scholarship and be sure to include all of the information indicated for that scholarship.
The Joe Kircher Scholarship requires an additional Recommendation from an EP teacher. Please be sure they indicate EP on the form.
The Foundation will notify you via email if you have been awarded a scholarship by June 2nd, 2021.