The Emily & George Purnell Scholarship Fund has been established to provide scholarships to hard working, African American students involved in community service and/or religious activities who graduated from a West Chester High School. Scholarships will cover the cost of books, lab fees, and learning materials.
To be eligible for this scholarship, a student must be a graduate from a West Chester High School, especially Henderson, East or Rustin. Student must demonstrate a serious, hard work ethic, though they do not necessarily have to have the highest grades. Student must demonstrate financial need.
Applications can be obtained through Henderson High School’s Guidance Office.
Congratulations to our 2019 recipients…
Analiese Friel and Zhane DeShields
Mail a check, made payable to “The Emily & George Purnell Scholarship Fund”, to:
The Emily & George Purnell Scholarship Fund C/O CCCF
The Lincoln Building
28 West Market Street
West Chester, PA 19382