Rochester Community Schools Foundation


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Community Scholarship Program
Annually, the Rochester Community Schools Foundation in partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Rochester, the Kiwanis Club of Rochester and the Rochester Rotary Club, come together to provide area students with a vast array of scholarships to promote continuing education. Last year, nearly $100,000 scholarships were awarded.
The 2019 Scholarship Reception
Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 6:30 P.M. at Rochester High School
All recipients will be notified the week of March 11, 2019.

2018 Scholarship Recipients

We are truly appreciative of the generosity of our donors who have made the choice to invest in our children’s future.

You inspire others with your kind hearts and giving spirit.

Congratulations to all the recipients on your accomplishments and the best of luck to your future endeavors!

  • Alice G. Horter Memorial Scholarship:

      • Karlyn Kelley
      • Alexander Lee
      • Katherine Lee
      • Rachel Rettie

  • Amy Aplin Memorial Scholarship:

    • Andrea Niu

  • Blessings in a Backpack Scholarship:

      • Madelyn Perkins

  • Gage Garmo Memorial Scholarship:

      • Richard Bland

  • Grace and Rick Drummer Scholarship:

    • Jacob Byron
    • Jack Bueltel

  • Hayes Family Memorial Scholarship:

    • Kaitlynn Kovalesky

  • John M. Schultz Scholarship:

    • Jenna Norgrove

  • Judith Freund Scholarship:

    • Kaitlynn Kovalesky
    • Caitlin Simpson

  • Judith K. Long Scholarship:

    • Eileen Brennan

  • Laura Jermyn Scholarship:

    • Remi Crowe

  • Leslie Gouldey Memorial Scholarship:

    • Audrey Weber

  • RCS Foundation Scholarship:

    • Jonathan Walling

  • Rochester High School Athletic Boosters Scholarship:

    • Justin Baker
    • Grant Benedettini
    • Kendall Jordan
    • Karlyn Kelley

  • Rochester High School Swim and Dive Scholarship:

    • Kendall Jordan
    • Katherine Lee

  • Rochester Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Council Scholarship:

    • Kevin Cox
    • Christian Fend
    • Aliza King
    • Edward Randall

  • Stoney Creek High School Athletic Boosters Scholarship:

    • Kevin Cox
    • Nathan Davis
    • Lillian Nowland
    • Isabella Ubaydi

  • Susan Thomasson “Heart for Service” Scholarship:

    • Caitlin Simpson

Community Scholarship Program Recipients

2017 Scholarship Recipients

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