The purpose of this scholarship is to financially assist students pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited college or technical school. Two awards of $1,000 each will be made annually. Awards can cover fall, spring, or summer semester expenses. This scholarship will not fund a course of study pursued through an exclusively online degree program.
Graduating senior from high school(s) in the Newton County School System, Covington, Georgia
Good academic standing
Accepted enrollment in an accredited college, university or technical school
Demonstrated financial need
Potential to succeed
Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need and are not receiving other scholarships (exception: Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship).
Academic achievement and participation in extra-curricular activities, including community service, will also be considered.
Additional consideration will be given to students pursuing a course of study in the fields of education, recreation, or health service.
Application deadline: February 1, of the year of graduation.
Please contact your school counselor to obtain an application (PDF). All applications should be complete and include the following: