2017 Bicknell Trust Scholarships Available

Ashford Board of Education

Bicknell Scholarship

The Ashford Board of Education, as trustees of the Bicknell Scholarship Trust, is pleased to announce that applications are available for the Maurice B. & Mildred C. Bicknell Scholarship. This year, there will be up to four (4) $1,000 scholarships awarded.

The scholarships are awarded in memory of the Bicknell’s, who established the trust fund to assist residents who are high school seniors who plan to enroll, or students already enrolled, in a full time undergraduate program at an accredited school, college, or university. The awards, as stipulated by the Bicknell Trust, will be based on both need and merit.

The Board of Education has contracted with Scholarship America to process all applications and to identify awardees. Applications for the 2017 scholarship must be sent to Scholarship America and must be postmarked by April 3, 2017. Awards will be made in June.

You may obtain additional information regarding the scholarship by contacting the Office of the Superintendent, Ashford Public Schools, 440 Westford Road, Ashford, CT 06278 or calling 860-429-1927.

Applications are available in the Superintendent of Schools office, online at www.ashfordct.org; and the Town Clerk’s office at Town Hall.