Scholarships

Improving our community’s level of education is the best way we know to decrease unemployment, improve personal health, and strengthen our families. A large number of post-secondary scholarship programs are available to residents of our community each year for all types of programs, from short-term certificates to bachelors’ degrees.

ADULT STUDENTS —– APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN 4.1.22 through 5.15.22

 

Would you like to improve your skills or get a degree?  Benton Community Foundation offers scholarship opportunities for those adults who would like to gain new skills or get a degree to improve their job qualifications.

 

This funding does not support graduate studies

Preference will be given to students who:

  • -Have not yet completed a post-secondary program;
  • -Have not been awarded previous scholarships through the Foundation
  • -Non-traditional Student

Apply by clicking the “APPLY NOW” button

 

Apply here!

Welcome to the Benton Community Foundation High School Common Application

The 2022 Community Scholarship Application is now closed

The deadline to apply WAS Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 4 PM

 

The Foundation currently provides over 45 scholarship opportunities within our online common application.  Many of the scholarships are managed and housed at the BCF while others are sponsored by organizations in Benton County.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

-Graduate by June 2022

-Attend Benton Central High School and/or live in Benton County

-Apply by clicking the “APPLY NOW” button

 

For a list of HIGH SCHOOL scholarships & eligibility requirements: click here

 

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