2023 Avon Club Scholarships

Scholarships Applications

The Avon Club is pleased to release its 2023 scholarship applications. Three $1500 scholarships are awarded annually to exemplary female senior students residing within the Avonworth School District. You can be a student of Avonworth High School, Private Schools or are a Home School student. Only one application is accepted for either the Avon Club Foundation or Kathy Hall Memorial scholarship. Applications must be submitted no later than 12:00 midnight on February 5, 2023. Please contact scholarship@theavonclub.org with any questions.

The Avon Club Foundation Scholarship is a $1,500 scholarship awarded to two graduates. Selection criteria include essay response related to your extra-curricular activities and how the past two years have impacted your life and education. Use this link to apply to the 2023 Avon Club Foundation Scholarship application link: https://forms.gle/4f6xMswxVvwx4UAA7

The Kathy Hall Memorial Scholarship is a $1,500 scholarship awarded to one graduate. Kathy Hall was a role model, a confidant, a teacher, and aptly described as a professional best friend. Her laughter, courage, grace, kindness, selflessness and energy were her trademarks. The scholarship application asks students to reflect these qualities and how the student has or will exhibit them. Use this link to apply to the Kathy Hall Memorial Scholarshiphttps://forms.gle/kStPGzFjembm7h2Z8.

There are two phases to the selection process. The first phase will use a Rubic analysis to narrow the applicant pool to 4-6 young women who will be asked to attend an interview.

Selected applicants for phase two will be notified no later than February 28, 2023. The second phase for these applicants is a group interview by the Avon Club Scholarship Committee. The interviews will be held on Sunday, March 12, 2023 from 2-4 p.m. at the Ben Avon Borough Building which is located at 7101 Church Avenue in Ben Avon. The interview will consist of several predetermined questions.

Scholarship winners will be determined by the equally weighted combination of scores from phases one and two. Applicants will be notified of their standing by March 19, 2023.  Scholarship awardees will need to be available for the awards presentation at the Avon Club meeting on Thursday, April 6, 2023 at 7:00 p.m., tentatively scheduled at Anchor and Anvil Coffee House in Ben Avon.

Questions regarding the Scholarship program can be sent to scholarship@theavonclub.org.