A resource for New Hampshire students
The scholarship funds at the Foundation were created by generous donors who wanted to help New Hampshire students reach their full potential. Scholarships are awarded to students for certificates, licensing programs, apprenticeships, two- and four-year degree programs and graduate school.
Explore scholarship opportunities
The Foundation uses a single, online application for all scholarship awards. Students are matched automatically with all scholarship opportunities for which they qualify. Foundation scholarships may be used toward:
Apply for a scholarship
Read our frequently asked questions and prepare your application materials.
You will need to have the following on hand to apply:
- Prepared answers for one or more essay questions
- The names and emails of people who will submit a letter of recommendation
- If you have been in school in the last five years, please have a copy of your transcript available to upload (unofficial is okay)
- Start your FAFSA application, if needed
Complete and submit the online application.
It should take you about an hour to complete the online application. It is highly recommended you access ScholarshipSource using the most recent version of Google Chrome®. Once you start the application, you can save your work and come back to it later. Please submit your completed application by the due dates listed above.
Write a note of thanks.
We encourage you to write a letter thanking the donor for your scholarship. Please send your thank-you note to the Foundation and we’ll make sure that it is forwarded along to the donor.
Steven Martinez of Manchester is entering his fourth year of schooling to become a licensed plumbing contractor, while working as a plumber's apprentice.
Adrianna George of Milford is studying Animal Science and Marine Biology at UNH with help from a Charitable Foundation scholarship.
Hamza Abdulrahman is attending college with help from a Foundation scholarship. His scholarship is from the Elizabeth I. Bickel Scholarship fund — which was created by a woman whose own family had emigrated to America, and always found ways to help the next waves of immigrants following behind them.
We're here to help
- Hilary Miskoe
- Director of Student Aid and Grants Data Analyst
- 603-225-6641 ext 235
- Email Hilary
- Jessica Kierstead
- Student Aid Officer
- 603-225-6641 ext 226
- Email Jessica
- Seana McDuffie
- Program and Student Aid Officer
- 603-225-6641 ext 201
- Email Seana
- Lindsey Shaffer
- Community Impact Associate, Student Aid
- 603-225-6641 ext 237
- Email Lindsey