Grants and Scholarships
The Trustees annually award community grants to local organizations, and education scholarships to local students.
The applicant must be a full time resident of the City of New Castle. If the applicant is a dependent, the parent or guardian must also be a full time resident of the City of New Castle. mid-year applications must be completed and received in the Trustees’ office before January 2, 2023.
An applicant must be a recent high school graduate who is entering or attending an accredited undergraduate college or university as a full-time student in the upcoming semester 2023. A high school applicant must have a letter of acceptance from a college or university.
Funded applicants from previous years who continue to be a student in good standing are invited to re-apply for scholarship funding each year.
The mid-year application and instructions have been posted here for the 2023 Spring semester.
The full year scholarship application will be found here on this site in Spring 2023.
Community grants are evaluated by the Outreach Committee, and voted on by the whole Board of Trustees. Applications must be completed and received in the Trustees’ office on or before December 31 of each calendar year. The current Community Grant application due December 31, 2022 can be found here.