Money Hunt: Cumberland Farms Scholarship

The Cumberland Farms Believe and Achieve Scholarship Program will award up to 130 scholarships worth $1,000 each in 2013.

Recipients will be selected based on financial need, academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal.

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be high school seniors, or recipients of a GED certificate up to the age of 25, who plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university or vocational-technical school. Students must be entering their first year of undergraduate study in the fall 2013.
  • Have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent), or a GED minimum standard score average of 500.
  • Reside within a 30-mile radius of a Cumberland Farms retail location.

Application deadline is Dec. 15, 2012.