Scholarships in the amount $500 per semester shall be granted to high school students, high school graduates or existing college students entering a full-time program of college study within one year from the scholarship application deadline. The scholarship application deadline for the Spring Semester is December 1 and the deadline for the Fall Semester is July 1.
Scholarship funds shall be used only for college tuition, fees, room and board, and books and materials. Funds granted shall be a gift to the student and are not required to be repaid, except as hereinafter set forth.
The criteria for selecting such students shall be in the discretion of the Trustees, giving preferential treatment first, to those individuals that have demonstrated a willingness to serve the general public through past civic responsibilities, and secondly, to those individuals who have expressed an intention to become an attorney.
-At least a 2.8 GPA or an 18 composite ACT score for first-time freshman
-At least a 3.0 cumulative GPA for college upperclassmen and transfer students
-Demonstrated financial need
-Full-time student status, except when less than a full-time course load is necessary to complete a degree program and
-Unrestricted academic standing with the university or college with which courses will be taken
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.