2017 Andrew Bryan Farnen Fund for Gifted and Talented Youth

Deadline: December 08 2017 at 12:00 PM EST (Noon) - CLOSED


This program is inactive or past the deadline.

Description

The Andrew Bryan Farnen Fund for Gifted and Talented Youth will make an annual grant in memory of Andrew, who was known for his love of both the arts and sciences, particularly mathematics, at which he excelled. Grants will be made to help students explore their passion through with the purchase of musical instruments, art supplies, computers, books, experiences and other educational materials. It is the intention of Andrew's family to award funds to those candidates who have a strong desire to learn and create -- whether through the visual arts, musical performance, mathematics, or computer science/technology. Pursuing new and thought-provoking topics was at the core of Andrew's personality. It is hoped that these funds will foster the imaginations of young people who likewise have a passion for knowledge, artistic expression, mathematics or computer science/technology. These funds are not intended to be used for tuition.

Requirements

Applicants must be between the ages of 14 and 21 on October 1 of the year in which they apply. Applicants must live in Maryland, with preference given to those residing in Washington, Frederick, Carroll, Howard or Baltimore Counties.
Grant funds are paid through a qualifying fiscal agent which will disburse funds as qualifying estimates, quotes or expense receipts are received.

Number of Awards

1

Award Amount

$1,500

Total Amount Awarded

$1,500
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