Who Can Apply: Applicants must:
- One or both of the applicant’s parents must be deceased.
- Applicants must live in or be a graduate of an accredited public or private high school in any of the following Georgia Counties: Bibb, Jeff Davis, Appling, Toombs, Tattnall, Candler, Emanuel, Treutlen, Montgomery, Wilkes or McDuffie.
- Applicants must be seeking a Bachelor’s Degree of Science, Technology, Engineering or Math, and must maintain one of the major fields of study in college to remain eligible.
- Applicants must be completing their first undergraduate degree. The scholarship is not for those pursuing additional undergraduate degrees, a Master’s degree or a PhD.
- Applicants must be planning to enroll at an accredited college or university within the United States. Online or for-profit schools are not acceptable academic destinations for applicants.
- Applicants must have a minimum cumulative 2.5 grade point average in high school and must maintain a minimum cumulative 2.5 grade point average in college to remain eligible.
- In no more than 250 words please share why you desire this scholarship.
- Provide the name and email address of one reference who has agreed to submit a letter of recommendation for you. This person will receive an email from our system allowing them to submit your recommendation. Please ask them before submitting their email address and let them know when you have submitted your application because that is when they will receive the email.
- A resume listing your school and community activities, athletics, awards, offices held and other relevant experiences.
- Your most recent high school or college transcript – you must request this from your current school.
- A current, submitted FAFSA Student Aid Report that indicates the value of your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) in the upper right hand corner. If this value is not shown, your application will be considered incomplete.
Deadline: March 15, 2021