Rome Dollars for Scholars applications available

Published Feb 12, 2018 at 4:00pm

The 2018 applications for students to seek Rome Dollars for Scholars scholarships are now available, the organization announced.

In addition, registration is open for the sixth annual Dollars for Scholars 5K Run and Walk on April 15, beginning and ending at the Griffiss Institute at Griffiss park. It is the organization’s main fundraiser.

Among application and registration details:

• The application for scholarships can be accessed at rome.dollarsforscholars.org online. Students who will graduate in June from Rome Free Academy or the New York State School for the Deaf are eligible to apply. Instructions for filling out the application are available on the website or in the guidance offices at RFA and NYSSD.

• For the 5K Run and Walk, people can register at active.com online. In addition, the application can be downloaded at rome.dollarsforscholars.org online.