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 will receive applications for the 2024 scholarships at the following address:

Bicknell Scholarship Trust, c/o Ashford Board of Education 440 Westford Rd. Ashford, CT 06278

Application packets must be postmarked by April 26, 2024.  Awards will be announced 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 will be available at the Office of Superintendent of Schools at the above address and online at beginning February 27, 2024. Applications may also be emailed by sending a request to Jen Truax, Office of the Superintendent of Schools at