Elizabeth Martelli was a 2001 graduate of Reading High School and a student at Kutztown University when she passed away in an automobile accident in March 2008. Elizabeth had a talent and a passion for writing. This fund was established in 2008 in memory of Elizabeth by her family and friends to recognize others who share the same talent and passion for writing.

The purpose of the fund is to provide an annual scholarship to a Reading High School senior who has demonstrated a talent and passion for writing and who will be furthering his or her education after high school.

To be considered for this scholarship, apply between January 1st and March 1st. All applicants will be notified in May.

To apply, click on “Apply for a Scholarship” under the “Scholarships + Grants” section of the website menu.