Forman S. Acton Educational Foundation
The Forman S. Acton Educational Foundation empowers Salem’s youth to change the world. Founded in October 2014, it is named after Forman S. Acton, a Salem City resident, pioneering computer scientist, engineer and university professor who sought to provide children from his hometown with the same access to education that made him successful. Through his endowment, the foundation provides educational opportunities through financial assistance and inspirational support that removes barriers and creates pathways for students to advance their education, achieve career success and become global leaders. Learn more at http://www.FormanScholars.org.