The A. F. Robertson Family Memorial Fund assists high school seniors who reside in Hamilton or Brownstown Township in Jackson County, Indiana and plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the A. F. Robertson Family Memorial Fund must be:
PNC Bank Employees, children of PNC Bank employees or Trust committee members are not eligible to apply.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award in an amount that takes into consideration the funds available and the student’s financial need. Recipients will be notified of the amount when they receive award notification.
Awards are one-time only. Past recipients may not reapply.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Financial need will be considered. Recipients must demonstrate need.
Also considered are the applicant’s academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, a statement of educational and career goals and objectives, any unusual personal or family circumstances and an online recommendation.
Scholarship America will provide all eligible applicants to PNC Bank, Trustee and the Trust committee will select recipients. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
All applicants will be notified in May.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of PNC Bank, Trustee. Payment is made in early August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than March 15, 2022 4:00 pm ET.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.