OLEAN - The deadline for applications for scholarships administered by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation is April 1.
The list of available scholarships for 2014 includes:
Tyler Bihler Memorial Scholarship
May C. Carrol Scholarship
Jack & Muriel Fogarty Memorial Scholarship
Russell F. Greenawalt & Elizabeth Page Greenawalt Scholarship
Hinsdale Alumni Association Memorial Scholarship
Mohammad & Sakeena Iqbal Health Care Award
Signe, Svenborg, Agnes and Selma Johnson Scholarship
Signe H. Johnson Scholarship
Wayne Krieger Memorial Scholarship
Kothari Family Fund Health Care Scholarship
Pat McGee Nursing Scholarship
John J. Murphy Family Scholarship
Daniel McCarthy Scholarship
Otto/Otto-Eldred Alumni Scholarship
Michele Krahe Peace Olean High School Scholarship
Mark J. Prockton Memorial Scholarship
Norman "Pete" Schussele Scholarship
Ben & Rose Schwabenbauer Educational Scholarship
Mary-Elizabeth Smith Scholarship
Thomas & Robert Smythe Scholarship
Southern Tier Military Support Group Scholarship
Jonathan Teuscher Scholarship
JoAnn Wehmeyer English Scholarship
Applications are available online at the Community Foundation's website at www.cattfoundation.org, at the Community Foundation's office and through area high school guidance offices.
For the full list of scholarship criteria, visit www.cattfoundation.org/scholarships.
Last year the board of directors of the Community Foundation awarded $88,000 for scholarships to help 53 local students pay for college, according to Karen Niemic Buchheit, CRCF executive director.
Established in 1994, the Community Foundation is growing good by connecting donors to the causes they care about most in our region. Grants from the foundation support many areas including education, scholarships, health care, the arts, community development, human service and youth development.