Student Scholarship

Each year, the GAF awards 4 scholarships to graduating seniors. The scholarships apply to an accredited college, university or trade school. The GAF looks for well-rounded, community-involved students seeking to further their education. Scholarships are announced at Senior Awards night each spring. In the 2018/19 school year, 4 scholarships of $2,500 each were awarded.

Completion of one section of this application does not ensure receipt of our scholarship. If there are other accomplishments that you would like to include with your essay and application, please do so. Any additional element that defines you will also be accepted.

Scholarship Application

Please complete the information below and submit it along with your unofficial transcript by April 5, 2020. No late applications will be accepted.

  • Contact Information


    Any information in the academic section is confidential and optional. Test scores are not required but can be provided below. Please upload a copy of your unofficial transcript at the end of this form.

  • Service and Involvement

    Service Information

  • Number of GIVE or other Service Hours

  • Additional Involvement

  • Essay Questions

    Essay Question #1

    Explain the role of organizations like GAF and/or other not‐for‐profit foundations and how they play a part in the enrichment of community prosperity and advancement.

  • Essay Question #2

    Explain, specifically, how the Geneva Academic Foundation has impacted your educational experience in the Geneva 304 School District.

  • Essay Question #3

    Explain your ambition and passion for the future. What makes you who you are? What do you plan to do with your life and how will the scholarship impact that?

  • Maximum file size 8MB

Past Scholarship Winners

2019 winners

Stephanie Howe

Maura Jackowiec

Madison Moravick

Peter Mertha