You can change lives through a new Gettysburg Fund unrestricted scholarship

A Gettysburg education would not have been available to many current students and alumni without the help of generous benefactors.

Financial support for students is one of the College’s highest priorities. Scholarships bring Gettysburg within reach of students from all backgrounds and ensure that we can compete for the best and brightest. Many alumni, parents, and friends have already established endowed scholarship funds.

Now, through the Gettysburg Fund, you too can help a student achieve his or her dreams. With a four-year pledge of $10,000 (a minimum annual gift of $2,500), you can create your own Gettysburg Fund Named Scholarship to be awarded to a current student.

Donors can build special relationships with students, beginning with an invitation to the annual appreciation luncheon. There may be no greater way for you to impact lives for the better and inspire generosity in future generations.

To establish your named scholarship, contact the Office of Annual Giving at 800-238-5528 or

Founded in 1832, Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with a strong academic tradition. Alumni include Rhodes Scholars, a Nobel laureate, and other distinguished scholars. The college enrolls 2,600 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.

Posted: Sun, 2 Sep 2012

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