Parkside’s Ahmed Awarded Collins Fund Scholarship


The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) announces Ahmed M. Ahmed, a 2017 Parkside High School graduate, has received a $5,000 scholarship from the Irene Culver Collins & Louis Franklin Collins Scholarship Fund. The Collins Fund scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior from Parkside High School who has successfully completed a minimum of three advanced placement social studies courses and two additional AP courses during their enrollment. Ahmed is attending Stanford University this fall, pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. Pictured are: Heather Trader, CFES Donor Relations Officer, and scholarship recipient Ahmed M. Ahmed.

About the Community Foundation: CFES strengthens our community by connecting people who care with causes that matter to improve quality of life. We have distributed more than $60 million in grants and scholarships on the Lower Eastern Shore since 1984. We collaborate with individuals, families, and businesses to match their charitable interests with local needs and strengthen nonprofits through grants and resources. To learn how you can do more with your community foundation, visit or call 410-742-9911.

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