Scholarship & Award Funds

Debra “Frau” Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund

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Debra “Frau” Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund


Established in 1997, this Fund honors Debra Brown, a teacher known to her students as ‘Frau’ Brown, and known for her creativity in teaching and her commitment to the totality of learning for her students.  Grants from the Fund support post-secondary scholarships for students who have studied German in the Bethlehem Area School District.  Recommendations for scholarship grants are made by the faculties at Freedom High School and Liberty High School in Bethlehem, PA.

Debra “Frau” Brown was a German teacher at Freedom High School where she also advised the German Club.  She was a member of the American Association of Teachers of German and served on the board of the Bethlehem Schwabische Gmund Association.

Bethlehem Area School District

Gifts to the Fund can be made by submitting a check, payable to the Debra “Frau” Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund, to the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation, 840 West Hamilton Street, Suite 310, Allentown, PA 18101.  Gifts can also be made via credit card by clicking the link below. 

Make a gift to the Debra “Frau” Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund