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Education Foundation


Provide supplemental assistance to Charleroi Area School District; Award scholarships to students and learning enrichment grants to educators in the Charleroi School District.


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Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Catalog

CASDEF/Claybaugh Courage Awards

The Claybaugh Courage Awards were established by the Claybaugh family in honor and memory of their parents, Flo & Tom, and their brother, Michael, in 2018.  Each year they will select two Charleroi senior recipients:  the first, any student pursuing higher education; and the second, any student who has successfully completed training in any discipline at the Mon Valley Career and Technical School.  The award includes a financial stipend

Richard & Caroline Smith Building Trades Scholarship

This scholarship is open to a Charleroi senior that is completing their education in the electrical, carpentry, or contruction technology field that plans to wither enter into a training program or join the work force in one of these fields. DEADLINE: March 17,2023


AmazonSmile and CASDEF 
Support Charleroi Area School District Education Foundation by shopping at AmazonSmile. When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate to CASDEF.... 


CASDEF is seeking applicants to fill openings on the recently expanded Board of Directors.  If you are interested please complete application form and mail to P.O. Box 382 Charleroi PA 15022 or give to any Board member.  It's a great way to help our teachers and kids!

CASDEF Application Form

The Charleroi Area School District Education Foundation is currently in the middle of the 2021 "Give 5" Alumni campaign.  Please see the attached letter for information on this year's campaign.

CASDEF Alumni Drive