Stamps Family Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: February 1
Five to ten exceptional first-year students will be selected to receive this prestigious scholarship from the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation. This exclusive program has been created to recognize students who exemplify leadership, perseverance, scholarship, service and innovation. Elizabethtown College is one of many elite educational institutions with which Stamps has partnered, including University of Michigan, Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Miami, University of Virginia, California Institute of Technology, UCLA and University of Illinois.
Stamps Scholars receive:
The award covers 100 percent of the total cost of tuition at Elizabethtown College. As tuition changes from year to year, the scholarship adjusts to cover the new amount. This scholarship is renewable for all eight semesters he or she is on campus..
$6,000 Enrichment Fund
A generous enrichment fund allows scholars the financial flexibility to be a bigger part of the world. Scholars can use the fund to study in another country, conduct a service project, facilitate an exciting internship or fund another qualified educational endeavor of their choice.
All Stamps scholars will be mentored by faculty and/or alumni of the college. Mentors will support the scholars in reaching academic and personal goals throughout their time at Elizabethtown College.
Admission into the Honors Program
All Stamps scholars are automatically admitted to the Elizabethtown College Honors Program. Scholars are encouraged to join the Honors program and participate in its orientation activities, residential life with other Honors students, and enjoy access to special Honors course offerings.
How to apply
All students admitted to Elizabethtown College will be considered for this scholarship. High academic achievers who exemplify perseverance, scholarship, service and innovation will receive the strongest consideration. Candidates are strongly encouraged to schedule an interview with the Office of Admissions.
Application and Selection Process
- Submit a completed application for admission to Elizabethtown College by February 1. For those who already applied to Elizabethtown College, no separate application is required to be considered for the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation Scholarship. An Admissions interview is strongly recommended, but no additional interview is necessary.
- Elizabethtown College will select finalists to interview with the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation.
- Scholarship winners will be announced by the Foundation by March 15.
Contact Debi Murray at firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-361-1400 in the Office of Admissions.
About the Foundation
Inspired by the impact that their university experiences have had on their lives, Penny and Roe Stamps have chosen to support exceptional students in their pursuit of higher education. They have worked with great universities to create programs offering enriched educational experiences for Stamps Scholars. It is their hope that today’s Stamps Scholars will become mentors and supporters of the next generation of promising young students. Learn more.