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Community Foundation Scholarships

Fremont Area Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually to Newaygo County students and residents bound for college or pursuing career certification.

Completing the FACF general scholarship application puts students in the running for over 90 scholarships. The scholarships are financed by permanently endowed funds held by the community foundation. In 2013, we awarded over 600 scholarships totaling $764,000!

Applications are accepted from January 1 to March 1.


January 1                 Application available online

March 1                    Application deadline

April 1                       Financial information form due from college

May-June                 Awards presented at school scholarship assemblies

Nontraditional/Adult Student Scholarships

Are you thinking about going back to school? Are you seeking to reinvent
yourself by obtaining a degree, certificate, or credential? Do you find that
most postsecondary financial aid is only available to high school seniors?

If so, you may qualify for a nontraditional student scholarship from the
Fremont Area Community Foundation! For information about nontraditional student scholarships, click HERE.

Need help?

For additional information concerning the Fremont Area Community Foundation scholarships or if you need assistance with an application, please contact Robin Cowles, Scholarship and Donor Services Manager, at 231.924.5350 or email rcowles@tfacf.org.