Berkshire Bank launches scholarship program


PITTSFIELD — Berkshire Bank has launched the 2019 NeXt Gen ScholarsSM scholarship awards program in which any individual planning to attend a two or four-year college or technical school in the fall of 2019 will have an opportunity to receive one of 40 scholarships. A total of $100,000 in scholarship money will be awarded by the Berkshire Bank Foundation to those who live or attend school where Berkshire Bank has a presence in Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, Vermont, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Each individual will receive $2,500. All applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. Jan. 31. To learn more about the program or apply online, visit



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