Hammond College Bound Scholarship Program

  • State: Indiana
  • Coverage: Hammond
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2/4 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2006
  • Funding Source: public-private
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates and non traditional students
  • Semester(s) Covered: more than four semesters

School(s): Statewide

The College Bound Scholarship program represents a phenomenal opportunity for the City and its residents and continued positive change for Hammond. By offering a “full-ride” college scholarship to its high school graduates, Hammond will become the first city in the nation to invest public dollars in raising the level, importance and performance of its student population, and in the process secure the community’s bright future. Further, it demonstrates the desire and commitment of the City to take the bold steps necessary to achieve its objective of making Hammond a desirable and attractive community in which to live and invest. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    5925 Calumet Avenue
  • Hammond, IN 46320
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (219) 853-6503

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