Established at the Ed Fund in conjunction with the College Access Program in 1990, the Philadelphia Scholars Program promotes college access and success. The program awards "Last Dollar Scholarships" for undergraduate study to graduates of 20 high schools across Philadelphia. Since the program's inception, more than 2,700 Philadelphia high school students have received Last Dollar Scholarships, totaling over $13 million. These scholarships have allowed recipients to attend more than 70 different colleges and universities across the country.
For more information about contributing to the Philadelphia Scholars Program, including establishing a named scholarship fund, please contact:
Steven Molberger, Vice President of Resource Development
215-665-1400, ext. 3353