Forman Scholar Tariq Justice Begins College Career at Rutgers this Fall

What started off as a hobby to make money, buying and selling clothes and shoes from an app and upselling them to make a profit, might now have the ability to turn into a business when Tariq Justice begins his undergraduate degree in the fall.

Forman Scholar Starrchild Jackson Reflects on His Journey Ahead

A young politician in the making, 2018 Forman Scholar Starrchild Jackson is set to attend college this fall right in the backyard of where America’s federal laws are brought to life.

Acorn Fund Distributions Available For 2018 Fall Semester – Apply By August 10

If you're ready to use your Acorn Fund account savings to pay for 2018 fall semester college expenses, you can now request a payment directly to your college.

New Forman Scholar Sierra Brown Prepares for Freshman Year at Stockton

All it took was one beautiful South Jersey day for 2018 Forman Scholar Sierra Brown to make up her mind as to where she’d call home for the next few years.

Forman Scholar Madinah Thomas Begins Her Career Journey as an Accountant

Madinah Thomas is all about seizing opportunities. Whether that’s an opportunity to try new things, to meet new people or to turn a simple recruiting visit into your dream job, taking opportunities is what led her to where she is today.

Forman Scholar Mariah Pierce Continues Her Education Journey in Graduate School

Mariah Pierce says her journey to earning her undergraduate degree wasn’t an easy one.


Foundation Celebrates Forman Scholars At 4th Annual Dinner

Now in its fourth year, the 2018 Scholars’ Dinner was held on June 18 at the Broadway United Methodist Church in Salem City and themed around our namesake’s personal love of travel.

Foundation Board Chair Jean Blauvelt Shares Inspiration for Forman Scholars

This week, at the Foundation's 4th annual Forman Scholars Celebration Dinner, our Board Chair Jean Blauvelt gave a inspiring speech full of advice for our current and incoming scholars in attendance.

Forman S. Acton Educational Foundation Announces 2018 Forman Scholars, Allocates $64,000 in Acorn Fund College Savings to Salem City’s Class of 2018

The Forman S. Acton Educational Foundation is thrilled to announce that it has allocated $64,000 to distribute from the Acorn Fund college savings accounts of 45 students graduating in the class of 2018.

Forman S. Acton Educational Foundation Announces New Graduation Bonus for Acorn Fund Account Holders

New this year, the Forman S. Acton Educational Foundation is thrilled to introduce Graduation Bonuses of up to $1,000 to eligible Acorn Fund account holders.