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Bernick Family Scholarship*

The Bernick Family Scholarship was created to recognize the values of the Bernick family and their corporation, Bernick's. The purpose of the fund is to recognize, assist and encourage high school seniors who are well-rounded individuals in their pursuit of advanced education.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • High School Senior
  • From: Must live in Bernick Service Area (View service area list and map)
  • GPA: 3.0 or better
  • Planning to attend: Two or four year college (full-time enrollment)

Available Scholarships: 10 - $2,000 scholarships. Scholarships will be paid over 4 years with $500 being given each year, when maintaining a full time enrollment and 3.0 or better GPA.

Renewable: Yes, with proof of satisfactory college grades (3.0 or better) and continued full- time enrollment

Scholarship Application Deadline: March 1

Scholarship Application Process: Online applications only

Items you will need to complete the application:

  • Application General Questions
  • Essay: 2 pages double spaced: Based upon your last four years, what have you learned from participating in school, community, and work activities and how do you plan to apply what you have learned to your future opportunities?
  • Statement of Financial Need: A statement about your financial need will be required.
  • List of Activities: For the follow categories: 1) Community/Church, 2) Extra Curricular School Activities, 3) Work Experience. Include years involved and areas of leadership/ participation.
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2 letters will be required in digital format (PDF).
  • Electronic Transcript: Provide Guidance Counselor's (GC) e-mail address. GC will be asked to upload your official transcript.

Other Notes: Senior photo and photo release will be required of recipients. The donor wishes to recognize recipients in news releases, corporate newsletters, and other publications.

Notification and Claim Process: The scholarship recipients will be notified via email in May.

Signed scholarship agreement and verification of full time enrollment are required.

Scholarships are paid on a semester basis directly to the students account, typically by Sept 1st and Jan 10th.

This is a multi-year scholarship.

Click here to begin the Application Process