Scholarships & Grants
The Trustees annually award community grants to local organizations and scholarships to local students.
The 2024 Spring Scholarship Application must be completed and received in the Trustees office by January 2, 2024. The application and instructions can be found here.
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.
An applicant must be a high school graduate who is entering or attending an accredited undergraduate college or university as a full-time student in the upcoming Spring semester 2024. 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.
Community grants are evaluated by the Outreach Committee and voted on by the entire 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 is due by December 31, 2023 and can be found here.