The Alden Community Scholarship Foundation, a Dollars for Scholars Chapter, is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charity organization that serves to promote academic success in the Alden School District and provide scholarships for the graduates of the Alden Central School District, providing financial assistance for the post-secondary education of our community's graduates. As part of Scholarship America's national network of locally based, volunteer-driven Dollars for Scholars chapters, our mission is to engage our Alden community on behalf of post-secondary education and the academic success of that education for our community's Students. Dollars for Scholars chapters assist students achieve their educational goals by providing annual scholarship awards, establishing endowments, and providing assistance with college readiness and the financial aid process.

This website provides resources from our foundation to our volunteers, the Alden community and students of Alden High School.  You can learn more about our history, goals and volunteers through the "About Us" tab, and find out what's new by clicking on "News & Events". If you wish to join our organization or learn about our various volunteering opportunities, information can be found on the "Volunteers" tab.

If you are a student looking for Dollars for Scholars scholarships, you're in the right place!  Please click the "Student and Parents"  tab to begin filling out your Student Profile. Through your student profile, you will be able to apply for all local scholarships, including scholarships from across the Scholarship America network.  You will also find valuable financial aid, internship, and career resources. Get started today!