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2016 Community Foundation Scholarship Application Process Now Open

The 2016 application process for scholarships managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation is now open for area high school students.

The scholarship application portal is available on the CRCF Scholarships page at Applicants fill out one common form to be considered for awards offered from more than 40 scholarship funds.

Students also will submit required documents such as transcripts and reference letters through the online portal.

Last year, the Foundation board of directors awarded more than $120,000 in scholarship aid from the funds it manages to more than 60 students, according to Karen Niemic Buchheit, CRCF Executive Director.

More information on CRCF scholarships and a tutorial about the application process is available on the Foundation’s website.

For specific questions students may contact the Foundation at (716) 372-4433 or

Submissions are due April 1.

Anyone interested in establishing a new scholarship should contact Ms. Buchheit at or call (716) 372-4433.

Established in 1994, the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation is growing good by connecting donors to the causes they care about most in the region. Grants from the foundation support many areas, including education, scholarships, health care, the arts, community development, human service, and youth development. To learn more, call (716)372-4433, email, or visit online at CRCF is also on Facebook ( and Twitter (@CattFoundation).

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