BFCCPS is pleased to offer a scholarship for Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School graduates who have displayed academic achievement, a commitment to serving others, and continued to demonstrate virtuous behavior since graduating from BFCCPS.
  • Application Deadline: April 29, 2020
  • Amount: varies
  • Plan for how funds are dispersed: Scholarship checks will be distributed at BFCCPS 8th Grade Graduation in June.
**Interested seniors can email scholarship applications, transcript, resume, and essay by April 29, 2020 interested seniors can email all scholarship applications directly to klaplaca@bfccps.org ****
QUALIFICATIONS
Applicants must be:
  • a BFCCPS graduate who attended BFCCPS for a minimum of 3 years
  • a graduating high school senior who will be entering their first year of post-secondary education
  • available to attend the BFCCPS 8th grade graduation in June where the scholarship will be awarded
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT, CITIZENSHIP, AND CHARACTER
Strong applicants should:
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Demonstrate a meaningful contribution to society through community service
  • Be involved in a balance of community, school and work activities
  • Pursue goals and aspirations with justice, temperance, fortitude, and prudence
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION SUBMISSION PROCESS:
  • Submit a copy of high school transcript showing current GPA
  • Submit a short resume outlining your future plans (college), extracurricular activities, community service
  • Write an essay (250-650 words) outlining how BFCCPS helped to shape your decisions since graduation. Applicants should describe his/her community service participation and be specific about his/her own involvement and tasks. The applicant may consider these questions to guide his/her response:
  • How has BFCCPS impacted you as an individual?
  • What advice would you give to younger students to encourage them to be involved in community service?
  • What lessons will you carry to college and beyond?
  • Mail transcript, resume, and essay by April 29, 2020 interested seniors can email all scholarship applications directly klaplaca@bfccps.org
  • Decision will be made and recipients notified by May 8th, 2020