Trustees of the R. Wallace and Margaret Maxwell Scholarship Fund have announced that money will be available for scholarship awards for the 2020-21 academic school years.
The deadline for those applying is May 14, 2020, before 2:00 PM. Applications received after this date will not be accepted. There will be an application form that can be picked up at the First Presbyterian Church of Waynesburg or can be downloaded and printed from the church’s website.
Any Greene County resident who completed high school and plans to pursue or is pursuing a bachelor of arts or science degree, a certificate of completion or a diploma from a trade school may apply. Please provide a copy of a formal acceptance letter. If already attending an institution of higher learning, the applicant should provide a copy of his or her most recent transcript.
The award is needs-based. Interested students must have applied for
other scholarships or grants and must provide specific figures of amounts
applied for and/or amounts received to date.
Applications should also include a copy of the first page of their most
recent FAFSA application.
The award is made without regard to race, sex or religious affiliation and is based upon the financial needs of the applicant and his or her family, taking into consideration the above information.
Completed applications with all the additional requirements can be dropped off at the First Presbyterian Church in Waynesburg (no later than 2 pm) or can be mailed addressed to: R. Wallace & Margaret Maxwell Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 446, Waynesburg, PA 15370.
This will be an annual award under a program established by the Estate of the late R. Wallace Maxwell, a Waynesburg attorney, and his wife, Margaret Maxwell. Serving on this scholarship committee are Jeff McCracken, Heidi Blair and Beth Calvario.