The 2024 Application is closed.  Award recipients will be notified by the Guidance Office at the HS that they should attend the Awards Night.

KACIE ERIN RUMFORD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Purpose: The Kacie Erin Rumford Memorial Scholarship will make $1,000.00 available to a graduating senior of Oxford High School.   The scholarship is awarded to one student who plans to attend a two or four year accredited University, Community College, or Technical School.

School Requirements:  The OHS Scholarship Committee and Oxford Area Chamber of Commerce must work independently of Kacie’s Cause and along with the student’s guidance counselor and will provide appropriate input to Kacie’s Cause Parkesburg Chapter leader.

Qualifications:    

  • Applicants must have an above average attendance record as determined by the OHS Scholarship Committee
  • Applicants must have participated in at least one non profit event during their senior year
  • Applicants are required to complete a well-written essay on a specific subject as chosen by Kacie’s Cause

Essay: In what ways have you been affected either directly or indirectly by a substance use disorder in your school, community, or family and how have you managed to remain free from substances that could lead to addiction?

Distribution: The student who is awarded the Kacie Erin Rumford Memorial Scholarship may use it toward tuition to a two or four year college degree to an accredited University, Community College, or Technical School. This scholarship will be made payable to the University/College/Technical School and the student by Kacie’s Cause.

 

Application deadline
February 15, 2024
Please submit your scholarship application to
Oxford Area Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 4
Oxford, PA 19363

Deliver to the Chamber office at 1 Octoraro Alley Suite A, Oxford, PA  19363

Or Email completed application to CGrove@OxfordPAChamber.org

Or complete online application

Questions?
Please contact the Chamber at 610-932-0740 or email Christine Grove, Executive Director at CGrove@OxfordPAChamber.org