WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. –- Account Control Technology Foundation (herein ACT Foundation), a non-profit, charitable foundation established by the founders of Account Control Technology Holdings, Inc., is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship programs, which provides $2,000 individual awards to students nationwide.

The ACT Foundation Second-Year Scholarship Program is for current college first-year students who plan and qualify to enroll as sophomores in a four-year college or university in the fall of 2017. A total of six $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to students nationwide.

The ACT Cares Community Scholarship Program is for graduating high school seniors from specific communities who will attend a four-year college or university beginning in the fall of 2017. Applicants must be current seniors at high schools within select counties surrounding our ACT Holdings, Inc. offices, including Kern and Los Angeles counties in California; Butler, Clermont, Hamilton and Warren counties in Ohio; Dallas, Denton, Collin, Harris and Tom Green counties in Texas; Fulton, DeKalb and Augusta-Richmond counties in Georgia; Palm Beach County in Florida; Prince William County in Virginia; Montgomery County in Alabama; Peoria County in Illinois; Maricopa County in Arizona; King County in Washington and Westchester County in New York. A total of six $2,000 scholarships will be awarded.

The application deadline for both programs is June 1, 2017. The scholarship selection process will be administered independently by Scholarship Management Services. Application guidelines and past winners’ lists are available on the ACT Foundation’s website at www.accountcontrolfoundation.org.

In addition to providing information on its scholarship programs, the ACT Foundation website offers content and links to help students plan and pay for college, as well as gain tips to improve their financial wellness.

About the ACT Foundation

The Account Control Technology Foundation is a charitable organization established by Dale and Debbie Van Dellen with a stated mission “to improve the future of students and the greater community by offering financial literacy and debt management education, mentorship and support to those in need.” For more information, email marketing@accountcontrol.com or visit www.accountcontrolfoundation.org

About Account Control Technology Holdings, Inc. (ACT Holdings)

Account Control Technology Holdings, Inc. provides comprehensive business process outsourcing and financial services to diverse industries. Our companies partner with clients to help them run the “business” behind their operations so they can focus on what they do best – whether it’s serving customers, educating students, caring for patients, or keeping communities moving forward. ACT Holdings companies include Account Control Technology, Inc. and Convergent, Inc. and have 18 offices with more than 4,800 employees. For more information, visit www.accountcontrolholdings.com

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