Akron Community Foundation Scholarship

Application Available: November 1
Application Deadline: February 1
Final Determinations: April 15

BACKGROUND: This scholarship was established in 2017 by the Akron Community Foundation (ACF), an affiliate of the Siouxland Community Foundation.

PURPOSE: The purpose of the scholarship program is to assist graduating high school seniors in their pursuit of a post-secondary education at an accredited college/university.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Akron-Westfield High School in Akron, IA; have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 and be involved in extracurricular activities.

SELECTION CRITERIA: Selection of recipients is based on such factors as scholastic performance while in high school, school and/or community service activities, and financial need.

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD: $500, not renewable.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Application must be received by the February 1 deadline and must include the following:
• Completed online application
• Essay
• Official high school transcript

This scholarship is a part of the SCF common application.  Click here to apply.