Utica Dollars for Scholars deadline to apply for scholarships is March 31st. This is for high school students and their families in Oneida and Herkimer Counties. More than $150,000 will be awarded this year.
Funding for scholarships is the result of individual, family, business, and memorial tax-deductible contributions to Utica Dollars for Scholars. Over the last several years, the Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties has helped as well.
Over the last several years a partnership with the Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties, the result of which is the administration of and providing recommendations for recipients of awards from their generous donors. The result has been a significant increase in our average awards, and some as high as $5,000 in a single year or $12,000 over 4-years.
Students can apply at utica.dollarsforscholars.org