Posey County Community Foundation Accepting Countrymark Scholarship Applications

The Posey County Community Foundation is still accepting applications for the CountryMark Technical Trade Scholarship. Up to $4,500 is available and the deadline for applications has been extended to midnight on Wednesday, April 3, 2019.

CountryMark Cooperative LLP established the scholarship fund with the Posey County Community Foundation in order to help students pursue advanced education toward a degree in technology or engineering.

Applicants must be residents of Posey County, Indiana who are graduating seniors of an accredited high school and have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Applicants must pursue a 2 or 4 year degree in technology or engineering at any accredited college, university, or technical/vocational school in Indiana or be planning to enroll in the Process Operations Technology Program at Ivy Tech Community College in Evansville. 

Additional details regarding eligibility criteria and the scholarship application are available on the Community Foundation’s website, www.communityfoundationalliance.org/posey/scholarships/opportunities.

For questions, contact John Campbell, Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact at 812.838.0288 or jcampbell@communityfoundationalliance.org.

About the Posey County Community Foundation

The Posey Community Foundation is one of 9 regional county affiliates of the Community Foundation Alliance. The Alliance holds more than 1,200 named funds established by individuals, families, businesses, civic groups, and agencies to improve the quality of life in their local communities, with charitable assets nearing $100 million. During its last fiscal year, grants and scholarships awarded from all Alliance funds to benefit the programs, projects, and people in the 9 affiliate counties totaled nearly $3.43 million. The Alliance provides each affiliate with management, administrative, and development expertise and services, so every local Foundation can focus on promoting philanthropy, building endowment, and making a difference in their community.