Berks County Community Foundation seeks applicants for 22 scholarships

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Published: Jan 30 2013 04:02:32 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 15 2013 01:14:36 PM EST
READING, Pa. -

The Berks County Community Foundation is seeking students to apply for 22 scholarship funds. 

To be considered, students must submit all required information to the Berks County Community Foundation by the application deadline, which varies by fund. 

The scholarship funds include the Battle of the Badges Scholarship Fund for high school seniors who are the children of active, retired or deceased Reading police officers or firefighters; a Redner family scholarship fund for store employees or their children; and the Hispanic Center Scholarship Fund for academically talented Latino students in Berks County.

The Berks County Community Foundation, a non-profit corporation, also holds more than 90 scholarship funds, many of which are administered by individual school districts.

More information about the funds is available on the foundation's website.