GAR Memorial Foundation
How to Apply

To apply for this scholarship, please do the following:

  1. Read the Requirements to ensure that you qualify.
  2. Complete and submit the Scholarship Application form and all required supplemental materials. Applications will be available and accepted beginning September 15th and must be postmarked no later than February 20th. You will need ADOBE Reader 6.0 or greater to open, use and print the PDF fill-in-the-blank form. If you are having difficulty filling out the form, read the instructions.
  3. Take the ACT or SAT I on or before the December test date.
Click here for the
application form

Test scores can be provided by the school official completing the Transcript Information section of the application.

The application and all supporting materials must be mailed to Scholarship Management Services and postmarked no later than February 20th to receive consideration.

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 20, 2018. College scholarship money is available to offspring of those working in the financial services industry. Each GAR scholarship is worth up to $50,000 (approx. $12,500 per year) awarded to bright, hardworking high school seniors who have a financial need.
Please read the requirements and fill out an application form NOW. Application deadline is Feb 20th. The Gordon Rich Foundation provided $236,000 in college scholarships last year. The organization currently supports 27 students in colleges across the country and has 33 alumni. Any questions please email or call Joyce Gross at 516-428-6350. Hurry please do not miss out on this great opportunity!

The 2017 GAR dinner will be on Thursday, October 26th at Credit Suisse in NY, NY.

If you would like to contribute to GAR, either with an endowment pledge or a one-time gift, click here for the payment and pledge form. Or you can contact GAR at 516-428-6350.

In order to qualify for the GAR scholarship, parents and/or legal guardians of the student applying must have, or had, a career in the financial services industry. Click here for the definition of Financial Services and Master List of Companies.

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