OABCIG Dollars for Scholars® is a locally operated and supported, non-profit scholarship foundation. Operated by an all-volunteer Board of Directors, their mission is to educate the community on the importance of higher education and provide financial assistance for all students to pursue post-secondary education. It is their intent to continuously improve their program, keeping it financially strong and growing to be a positive force in the community and an inspiration to citizens.
OABCIG Dollars for Scholars is part of a nationwide network of community-based scholarship foundations. It is a program of Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest non-profit private-sector scholarship and educational assistance organization.
This local scholarship foundation has awarded more than 1,274 scholarships totaling over $2,874,217 to graduating seniors.