Berks County Association of School Retirees Scholarship Fund

Berks County Association of School Retirees Scholarship Fund

The Berks County Association of School Retirees (BCASR), the local chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees, started its scholarship and mini grant program with a $3,000 endowment in 2010. The group has 1,250 members who are retired from employment in a school district or a higher education institution in Berks County. BCASR started the fund to award scholarships to students with a GPA of more than 3.5 and who plan to become a teacher