2018 Graduating High School Senior Scholarship Application


Avon-by-the-Sea Education Foundation presents a scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to a graduating high school senior who resides in Avon and plans to attend an institute of higher learning. The Foundation has presented this scholarship for the past four years. Through the generous support of our community we have been able to continually recognize and award our high school graduates.

The purpose of the Avon-by-the-Sea Education Foundation is to promote advancement of community and public education for those who reside in the borough. The Foundation believes that quality educational programs for children and adults can make a significant difference in the life of our community. The scholarship recipient will reflect the goals and mission of the Foundation in his or her efforts towards leadership, scholarship, and community service.

Overall criteria for evaluation:

  • Community Service
  • Peer Leadership
  • Extracurricular Activities
  • Essay
  • Acceptance into Higher Learning Institution
  • Timeline:

    February 12th - April 9, 2018: Application Period
    April 10th - April 30th 2018: Board Review
    May 5, 2018: Announcement of Scholarship Recipient

    Avon-by-the-Sea Education Foundation is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization organized exclusively for charitable purposes. The purposes of the corporation are to:

    • Promote the advancement of community and public education for those who reside in the borough of Avon-by-the-Sea, New Jersey.

    • Secure and distribute grants and contributions from individuals, estates, government, corporations, foundations, and any other source for the educational benefit of the residents of the borough of Avon-by-the-Sea, New Jersey.

    Your support will help bridge the gap between the educational needs of our community and currently available resources.