Cattaraugus Community Foundation Scholarship Deadline Is Tuesday

OLEAN – The deadline for applications for scholarships administered by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation is April 1.

The list of available scholarships for 2014 includes:

Tyler Bihler Memorial Scholarship

Burt Scholarship

May C. Carrol Scholarship

Jack & Muriel Fogarty Memorial Scholarship

Russell F. Greenawalt & Elizabeth Page Greenawalt Scholarship

Hinsdale Alumni Association Memorial Scholarship

Mohammad & Sakeena Iqbal Health Care Award

Signe, Svenborg, Agnes and Selma Johnson Scholarship

Signe H. Johnson Scholarship

Wayne Krieger Memorial Scholarship

Kothari Family Fund Health Care Scholarship

Pat McGee Nursing Scholarship

John J. Murphy Family Scholarship

Daniel McCarthy Scholarship

Otto/Otto-Eldred Alumni Scholarship

Michele Krahe Peace Olean High School Scholarship

Mark J. Prockton Memorial Scholarship

Norman “Pete” Schussele Scholarship

Ben & Rose Schwabenbauer Educational Scholarship

Mary-Elizabeth Smith Scholarship

Thomas & Robert Smythe Scholarship

Southern Tier Military Support Group Scholarship

Jonathan Teuscher Scholarship

JoAnn Wehmeyer English Scholarship

Applications are available online at the Community Foundation’s website at, at the Community Foundation’s office and through area high school guidance offices.

For the full list of scholarship criteria, visit

Last year the board of directors of the Community Foundation awarded $88,000 for scholarships to help 53 local students pay for college, according to Karen Niemic Buchheit, CRCF executive director.

Established in 1994, the Community Foundation is growing good by connecting donors to the causes they care about most in our region. Grants from the foundation support many areas including education, scholarships, health care, the arts, community development, human service and youth development.

For more information, contact the Community Foundation at 372-4433, email or visit Find us on Facebook at