Franklin County: Vern Chesbro Memorial Scholarship Fund

This opportunity provides scholarships to high school students who are graduating from any high school located within Franklin County and entering the field of public administration or political science.


In order to be eligible for the scholarship, students must:

  • Graduate from any high school in Franklin County;
  • Pursue a degree in public administration or political science;
  • Continue to attend classes and keep a 2.5 grade point average (or equivalent); and 
  • Submit a scholarship application on a form provided by the Community Foundation.

Scholarship award is renewable for up to eight semesters, if eligibility criteria continues to be met.

Amount: varies
Deadline: April 1