The Summit Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of applications for the Sophomore Scholarship Program, aimed at supporting eligible college freshmen as they transition into their sophomore year.

Students who were recipients of Summit Foundation General or Named Scholarships or a Rotary Club Scholarship during their senior year of high school are encouraged to apply. Eligibility requires maintaining good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. However, candidates with slightly lower GPAs are still encouraged to submit their applications.

"We are thrilled to continue our support for the educational pursuits of local students," said Fran Blumenfeld, Scholarship Specialist at the Summit Foundation. "These scholarships provide financial assistance and recognize and encourage academic excellence and community involvement."

Applications for the Sophomore and 4-year Scholarship Program are open from April 29, 2024, and must be submitted by May 28, 2024. Applicants are urged to submit their completed applications and supporting documents by the specified deadline.

Candidates should have received an email from the Summit Foundation with detailed instructions. Applications are available by visiting Summit Local Scholarships - Login Screen ( and selecting the "2024 College Sophomore Application" under "My Applications." All sections, including Basic Information, College Activities/Financial Information, Application Attachments (including an essay), and Award Allocation Information, must be completed before clicking "Final Review and Submit."

Don't miss this opportunity to continue your educational journey with the support of the Summit Foundation. Apply today and take the next step toward academic success!