NCCF Accepting Applications for Chadwick Bay NYS Women Inc. Scholarship

The Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation and the Chadwick Bay NYS Women Inc. are accepting applications for the Chadwick Bay NYS Women Inc. Scholarship. Women currently enrolled in college or returning are eligible to apply.  Although many of NCCF’s over 200 scholarships benefit high school students or graduating seniors, several NCCF funds benefit nontraditional students such as those served by this scholarship.

The requirements for this scholarship are simple – completion of one semester of college with a GPA of 2.5 or above and an essay outlining educational goals. Applications and additional requirements are available through NCCF ( or at one of the many local colleges in the area. Completed applications are due to NCCF by February 17, 2019.

NYS Women Inc.’s mission is “to build powerful women personally, professionally and politically.” This scholarship fulfills this mission and builds on their vision “to make a difference in the lives of working women.”

To learn more about scholarships available through NCCF, visit the website at, send an e-mail to or call 716-366-4892.

The NCCF, incorporated in 1986, is a tax-exempt charitable organization.  Since its establishment, the NCCF has distributed more than $14 million in the community through its various grant programs.  It is an organization inherently committed to enriching the northern Chautauqua community and encouraging local philanthropy.  For more information on the NCCF, visit or call 716-366-4892.