Scholarship Information

Applications arriving after June 1st will NOT be considered for a scholarship in 2018.

Any boy or girl living in the Capital Region who has demonstrated a positive attitude in school and community. We work with many different summer camps in our area to provide full and partial tuition assistance.  The scholarship is designed for families with low income levels based on family size and extenuating economic conditions.  Scholarships are limited to one child per family.

Summer camp programs we have provided scholarships to in previous years: 

Boys and Girls Club

  • Summer Camps in Schenectady and Troy    

Local High Schools 

  • Troy HS
  • CCHS
  • Schenectady HS Patriot camp
  • Greenwich Basketball camp

Local colleges

  • Siena College
  • University at Albany
  • St. Rose College
  • Skidmore College
  • Center for the Arts
  • Koubek Camp
  • Impact Cheer Elite

Submit signed application, report card and recommendation by Friday, June 1, 2018 to:

Fast Break Fund
Fax: (518) 371-2688
Email: Lhicks@pva.net
Phone: (518) 881-1670
One Mustang Dr
Cohoes, NY 12047

  • Complete our one page application and return to the Fast Break Fund.
  • Enclose a copy of student’s most recent report card. We place heavy emphasis on attitude and effort remarks by their teacher.
  • Enclose a brief letter of recommendation explaining why student is deserving of this scholarship.

Applications arriving after June 1st will NOT be considered for a scholarship in 2018.