Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference in your community?
Do you value education?
Do you have skills and experiences to share with your neighbors?
Consider joining the Granville-Tolland Dollars for Scholars, a non-profit organization working for more than 40 years towards our mission to~promote scholarship, community involvement and leadership among the undergraduate college students of Granville and Tolland through financial support for their education.
We are seeking volunteers willing to bring their experience and energy in fundraising, investments, business, education. All ideas and backgrounds are welcome! Our annual meeting is Sunday, January 24, 2016. Please call for more information.
New Business Directory
The Granville-Tolland Dollars for Scholars® is developing a business directory to give our local townspeople the opportunity to access your business, service and/or trade. The directory is a unique opportunity for you to advertise your services and will be available in the Spring of 2016. In addition, we will distribute it to our local public facilities and local businesses in Granville and Tolland. With your support, we are offering placement in our directory at the following dollar levels:
$50 for 1/8 of a page
$100 for 1/4 of a page
$150 for 1/2 of a page
Please provide us with a business card along with your donation or other information if you wish to be published in our Business Directory. You can mail your donation to: Granville-Tolland Dollars for Scholars, P.O. Box 214, Granville, MA 01034. Thank you for your support. Donations are due by January 15, 2015.
Should you need to contact us for clarification, feel free to call Cheryl Binder at 413-258-2747.
Attention High School Seniors and College Students!
The Granville-Tolland Dollars for Scholars online merit-based scholarship will be available January 1, 2016. The requirements are as follows: Each full-time, undergraduate student may apply for a second-semester scholarship by midnight, May 1, 2016. Students must be a resident of Granville or Tolland Massachusetts, 01034. If you have a GED and were home-schooled and/or are not currently in school and plan to become a full time college student, you are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
Up to 5 scholarships (5 years) may be awarded based on scholastic performance, a 300 word essay, activities, work experience and community service. Each student meeting the above requirements and submitting a complete application will be eligible to receive an award. Contact Sarajane Adams at 357-6327 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details or visit our website at www.granville-tolland.dollarsforscholars.org.
First time applicants: You will need to fill out a profile which will take some time so please begin the application early.