Seventy-five Bedford High students prepared more than 5,600 letters for the 58th annual Dollars for Scholars Mail-a-thon fundraiser, which is now underway.
In 2022, CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars awarded almost $165,000 to graduating seniors.
The CFS of Bedford asks people for their support in making this year’s scholarship for the Class of 2023 the largest awards yet.
People can donate online by using the scan code or by visiting bedfordma.dollarsforscholars.org.
People can also donate by check, made payable to “CSF of Bedford” and mailed to:
CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars
PO Box 585
Bedford, MA 01730
CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars is a volunteer community organization that provides scholarships to deserving high school graduates who plan to continue their education. It is the local chapter of Dollars for Scholars®, a national program sponsored by Scholarship America.
Active in Bedford since 1965, CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars has provided more than $3.15 million of scholarship awards to more than 3,400 graduating students living in Bedford, on Hanscom Air Force Base, and/or attending Bedford High School.
Students are selected by a chapter member committee comprising a cross-section of the community. Scholarships are awarded to students based on academic merit and financial need, and who meet the scholarship criteria.