Foundation of Darke County...
January 24, 2012
from the class of 2012 who attend a Darke County High School or are
home-schooled are invited to apply for scholarships from the HOPE
Darke County. Application deadline is March 31, 2012. By filling out
general application, students are eligible for approximately 40
totaling over $75,000. Students may download the application from the
Foundation website, www.hopedarkecounty.com, or they may obtain the
from their high school guidance counselor.
based on the following criteria, not necessarily in this order: grade
average, ACT score, financial need, activities and essay. Potential
will be announced this spring at each high school’s graduation or
program. Scholarship money will be disbursed following the student’s
semester in college, providing the student earns at least a 2.75 grade
1986, the HOPE Foundation has awarded
over $950,000 to Darke County students. As the community foundation of
County, HOPE (Helping Other People Excel) is dedicated to improving the
of life for Darke County residents by receiving, managing and
charitable gifts. Through donations by individuals, businesses and
organizations, the HOPE Foundation establishes funds that provide
students and non-profit organizations in Darke County. For more
call the HOPE Foundation at (937) 548-HOPE.