Who Can Apply: The Edith W. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship was originally established in support of further education for residents of the Delwood Children’s Home in Delaware, Ohio. The Delaware County Foundation now administers the scholarship(s) that enables and assists individuals furthering their education (i.e. GED, vocational, technical or college) at an accredited institution. Students receiving scholarships may reapply each year if eligible. The scholarship is paid directly to the school. Scholarship recipients are selected by a scholarship committee of the Foundation.
• Former residents of Delwood Children’s Home,
• Orphans of Delaware County,
• Children of dysfunctional families who reside in Delaware County, or
• Any resident of Delaware County who demonstrates a financial need and an educational plan that cannot be met without the aid of the Scholarship.
Deadline: March 1, 2018