The Ilsa Gromemeijer Continuing Education Scholarship for
Non-Traditional Students Application

Scholarship Guidelines:

Application Deadline: May 10th

Fill out application found at top of the page and submit via email along with supplementary sections below -- personal statement and letters of recommendation (contact information below).

Adults, regardless of gender, living in either Franklin or Essex County, returning to school after an absence from formal education of a year or more, with a preference given to residents of the Saranac Lake Central School District, are eligible to apply.

  1. Applicants must have a high school diploma or G.E.D.

  2. Applicants must provide financial information.

  3. Applicants must fill out a short application.

  4. A short history and goals statement must be submitted in a personal letter with the application (application is separate).

  5. Applicants must submit 2 letters of recommendation from non-family members.

  6. Applicant may receive a phone call if the committee has questions.

  7. Applications and letters are due no later than the second (2nd) Friday in May

  8. Applications may be picked up at: Saranac Lake Free Library NCCC Foundation Office or on NCCC website Financial Aid Office, Paul Smith’s College

  9. $2,000 scholarships are available.

Scholarships will be awarded by check to the winners once the club reviews a copy of proof of enrollment.

For further information, contact committee chair, submit application to email below:
Elaine Holmlund