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Local Scholarships

Community Foundation of Fayette County Scholarships
The Community Foundation of Fayette County offers various scholarship opportunities for 2020 graduates of Fayette County Schools.  This year students will fill out a general application and will then be notified which scholarships they qualify for. Applications are to be completed online and submitted directly to the Community Foundation.  Students may be asked to submit additional information such as transcripts, letters of recommendation, financial information, etc. They are very firm on their deadlines so please apply early so that your transcripts and any letters of recommendation can be sent before the deadline.
Some scholarships specifically for Connellsville School District Students are as follows:
Connellsville Rotary Scholarship
Virginia Eberharter Scholarship
  • Must be pursuing a Nursing degree
Melvin and Beatrice Vance Keller Memorial Scholarship
  • Must be pursuing a career in education
  • Award based on academic achievement (3.0 GPA or higher) and financial need
Henry J. Oppermann Scholarship
  • Must have participated in a varsity sport and plan on playing athletics at the college level
  • Must show academic achievement, academic accomplishment, and financial need
Robert and Marjorie Rager Scholarship
  • Must show academic excellence and proven financial need
*Application available online at
All scholarships and documents are due to the foundation no later than March 26, 2021