Elmo M. Royce Camperships

The Elmo M. Royce Benevolent Fund is an endowment fund that makes grants to support camperships for children from Schuyler County. Camperships are available annually for any youth residing in Schuyler County and are to be used to support the following:

  • Youth with financial need who would like to attend summer camp.  Camps include organized youth activities as well as camps administered by religious or other youth serving organizations.

When should I apply?

The Elmo M. Royce Committee accepts applications once a year: April 16.  Awards will be made within 6 weeks from the deadline.


postmarked by April 16, 2016

Campership Application (pdf)

Who may apply?

Applicants must be any youth who currently reside in Schuyler County.

Where should I send my Application?

Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc.
301 South Main Street
Horseheads, NY 14845 

Questions? Contact the Director, Grants & Communications at (607) 739-3900, or by e-mail.


Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes

Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc.

helps realize potential in our community by matching the generosity of our donors with the community’s greatest needs. Our grants and scholarships support the people of Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben and Yates counties in the Southern Tier of New York State.


Current Grantees

Reporting Requirements and Final Evaluation Form


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Deadline: 08/21/2018

Schuyler County Fund
Application Deadline: 09/20/2018

Community Grant Program
LOI Deadline: 09/01/2018
Application Deadline: 09/15/2018

Rose's Youth Philanthropists (RYP)
Deadline: 04/16/2018

Fund for Women of the Southern Tier
Deadline: 03/01/2018


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