Purpose: Supporting the educational aspirations of deserving Cumberland Valley High School graduates admitted to enroll in the Charles Cohen and Rebecca Binder Extended Function Dental Assisting (EFDA) program at Central Penn College.

Award: Recipients will be awarded $3,000 ($1,500 per term towards tuition, housing, lab fees, student fees, books, and/or supplies for a total of two terms).

Scholarship Criteria: Scholarships from the Fund shall be awarded to Central Penn College students based on the following criteria:

• Completion of application and requirements including the submission of letters of recommendation from the Verber Dental Group’s Board of Directors and a Cumberland Valley High School Teacher.

• Enrollment in a Central Penn College Extended Function Dental Assisting (EFDA) program named for Charles Cohen and Rebecca Binder.

• Must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0

• Preference shall be given to applicants employeed by Verber Dental Group.

• Preference shall be given to applicants who have completed a dental certificate program through Emerge Education.

Selection process: Central Penn College’s scholarship selection committee shall determine award recipient(s) under the governance of the Foundation Board of Trustees. Award recipient name(s) shall be shared following award disbursement. The Selection Committee is committed

to ensuring a fair and impartial selection process. If there are no eligible applicants the

scholarship will not be awarded.