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Foundation Scholarships

The Centra Foundation places a high value on education and the importance of individuals pursuing higher education opportunities. That’s why we offer scholarships for graduating high school seniors and adult students over the age of 22 who plan to attend a two- or four- year college, university, or technical/trade school.

The Centra Foundation would like to recognize Shirley Shea for her support of the Loretta M. Burd Adult Scholarship Program. We are very grateful for her continued support and are excited to have such a great community partner!

2023 Loretta M. Burd Scholarship recipients have been notified via an email sent from our partner, Kaleidoscope, on April 17. Email notifications will come from Kaleidoscope Customer Service, help@mykaleidoscope.com. If you have not received an email, please check your junk/spam folder.

The 2024 Loretta M. Burd Scholarship will be shared in January 2024.

2023 Foundation Scholarship High School Recipients

2023 Foundation Scholarship Adult Recipients

2023 Foundation Scholarship Team Member Recipients

Loretta M. Burd High School Scholarship

Every year, the Centra Foundation awards one $2,500 scholarship per Centra location to graduating high school seniors. Applications will be evaluated on the following criteria: academic achievements, school and community involvement, and a written essay related to financial literacy.

26 scholarships available

Loretta M. Burd Adult Scholarship

The Centra Foundation will award four $2,500 scholarships to adult students. Adult applicants must be at least 22 years of age and pursuing a graduate degree, undergraduate degree, or certification at an accredited college, university, or technical/trade school during the 2023 academic year.

Four scholarships available

Additional Information

For questions regarding the 2023 Loretta M. Burd Scholarship Program, contact Jenni Carr, Director of Community Involvement, 812-314-0220 or e-mail jcarr@centra.org.

2022 Foundation Scholarships

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