Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. continues to supply scholarship assistance
ALFRED, NY, March 3, 2022– The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. continues to contribute to student success at Alfred State College (ASC). The Educational Foundation supports ASC with many different forms of support, including providing much-need scholarship assistance.
For the spring 2022 semester, the Educational Foundation provided $41,000 to support students financially through scholarship awards. This assistance has positively impacted 78 Alfred State students, who are receiving one of the following scholarships: Academic Distinction, Phi Theta Kappa External Transfer, Transfer, or Vocational Excellence.
The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. is a private foundation that represents faculty, staff, and friends of Alfred State dedicated to improving the college community through the support of educational programs. A board of directors made up of representatives from alumni, College Council, faculty and staff, and friends of the college govern the activities pursued by the Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc.
The Ed Foundation supports learning opportunities for students through scholarships, peer tutoring, and community service projects. The Ed Foundation also funds the Building Trades home construction project.
The Foundation owns and maintains the School of Applied Technology campus in Wellsville. The campus, which attracts some 800 students annually, is recognized as one of the best applied technology schools in the nation. Since 1966, the Foundation has invested more than $9.7 million in improvements on the campus.