Establishing a Scholarship

You Can Create a Scholarship Fund

If you are interested in promoting educational opportunities for students, you may wish to establish a scholarship with the option of choosing either

This can be an opportunity for you to honor a community organization that you care about or remember a member of your family by establishing a memorial scholarship.

The Foundation helps you as the donor by awarding your scholarship and by administering all of your scholarship funds.

You will decide on the guidelines and criteria. Scholarships may support any level of education and may be based on the school the student is attending, his/her chosen field of study, financial need, academic achievement, community service, etc.

Please contact the Foundation office if you have any questions or if we can help you establish a fund at 765-348-3411 or foundation@blackfordcounty.org. Or come in to visit with us. 

You may also contribute to an already established scholarship fund. Simply designate the fund to which you wish to contribute on the memo line of your check and send it to

Blackford County Community Foundation
121 N. High St.
P.O. Box 327
Hartford City, IN 47348.

To pay with a credit card or PayPal, you are invited to donate online. Be sure to write the name of the scholarship/scholarship fund to which you are donating in the Purpose of Donation box. Gifts can be given at any time in any amount.