Scholarship Grants

Scholarship Grants for FPCC Members

scholarship-iconAre you or one of your employees working full-time and going to school? The FPCC provides scholarships to help an individual who’s firm is a Chamber member who is furthering their education.

The following criteria apply:

  • Applicant must work for a company who is a current member of the Forest Park Chamber of Commerce – and must work in the local office of that company.
  • Grant must be used for further education up to $500.00.

Request letters should be submitted stating the type of education pursuing, estimated graduation date and any special circumstances should the Chamber consider in awarding this grant. This must be submitted in separate letters by the employee and supervisor/owner.  These letters should be no more than two pages and can be sent to:

Forest Park Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 40665
Forest Park, OH 45240
email to:  info@forestparkchamber.com
Fax to 513.741.8778

If you have any questions, call the FPCC at 513.956.1127

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Leadership Grants for High School Seniors

DCP_2631The purpose of this program is to award a grant or grants to a student or students who is a  child of an employee of a Forest Park Chamber of Commerce business member in order to further the education of those students or to assist in paying necessary expenses in preparing to work in the business community.

A student will be eligible if they are a member of the 2016 Graduating Class of an Accredited Ohio, Kentucky or Indiana High School and who will in fact graduate with their  class in the Spring of 2016.  This grant is intended to provide aid to a student or students who have persevered through difficulties and challenges to obtain his/her High School Diploma and who will further their education through a technical/vocational school, trade program or directly enter the workforce.

Selection criteria: 

The selection will be made by the Board of Directors of the Forest Park Chamber of Commerce, based upon the application received and the recommendation of the staff member from the student’s high school.

Application:  Please complete the application (attach additional sheets for question responses as necessary) along with a letter of recommendation from a Teacher, Administrator or Counselor from your High School to:

FPCC
P.O. Box 40665
Forest Park, OH 45240