The Summit Foundation manages 15 scholarships that will award close to $100,000 to 42 students in 2022.
How can you contribute? Donors can contribute to the following funds:
- The Elevating Summit Student Scholarship is for motivated students with need who will be the first generation in their family to attend college.
- The Summit Foundation Award for Perseverance is for students with financial need who have overcome obstacles and who have shown significant academic improvement during high school.
- PEP Scholars Scholarships provide financial support to PEP program graduates attending college.
Establish a New Fund
Interested donors can establish a new scholarship to be managed by The Summit Foundation. To learn more, please email [email protected]
The Summit Foundation also manages the following scholarships:
- Adele M Lynch Nursing scholarship for students intending to attend nursing school
- Harry & Genevieve Kates Summit Kiwanis Memorial Scholarship for students attending community college or vocational school
- Albert J. Bartholomew Scholarship for students attending vocational or technical college
- Emily Bensinger Memorial Prize in Business Subjects for students showing proficiency in commercial or business subjects
- Allene Johnson Chemistry Award
- Arthur Torell Memorial Scholarship for outstanding math students
- Ellis J. Walling Scholarship Award for an outstanding industrial arts student
- Clara I. Wulff Memorial Award to a Summit High School student with financial need
- Janet M. Sheather Memorial Scholarship for Elizabeth High School students pursuing vocational training
- William Treuchtlinger Scholarship for an outstanding Linden High School student
- Gladys E.P. Cornetta Scholarship for a North Bergen High School student intending to attend a New Jersey college and pursue a career in teaching
- Cole-Matreyek Trinitas Nursing Scholarships, which give financial support to students attending the Trinitas Hospital nursing program
How to Contribute
To donate to an existing scholarship or establish a new scholarship, please email [email protected].