DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 10TH
THERE WILL NOT BE ANY FURTHER EXTENTIONS
PLEASE CONTACT A MEMBER OF THE SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE
IF YOU HAVE ANY ISSUES
Special Achievement Award
FOR college STUDENTS
Frances Skelton Special Achievement Award
This Special Achievement Award was established to assist upper sophomore, junior and senior college students toward their education.
** GRADUATE STUDENTS ARE INELIGIBLE **
Students must have completed a minimum of 3 semesters of college courses.
Must carry a minimum of twelve (12) credits per semester
Must be currently attending an accredited school seeking an Associates or Bachelors Degree
Must have a cumulative “B” average (3.0 in a 4.0 system).
Must be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident (must submit copy of green card).
DEADLINE TO E-MAIL APPLICATION IS MARCH 31, 2021
The Hospitality Committee / Scholarship Fund will grant these awards to successful applicants in two installments. Upon receipt of requested information, checks will be mailed to an address designated by the recipient.
A panel of church and community representatives will conduct the interview. The
Criteria for selecting the successful students will be based on:
1. Academic achievements
3. Letters of recommendation (MUST BE SIGNED BY THE WRITER)
4. Virtual Interview by the Scholarship Panel mandatory on MAY 15, 2021
Recipient of an award must attend Virtual Graduation Ceremony on June 1,
2021 or the award will be forfeited.
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NO CONSIDERATION WILL BE GIVEN TO INCOMPLETE PACKAGE OR LATE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION
The package must include the following:
Official College transcript
(THROUGH FALL SEMESTER OF SOPHOMORE YEAR)
Three (3) Letters of Recommendation (MUST BE SIGNED BY THE WRITER)
The letters may be from your professor, your counselor, job supervisor
or any professional person.
Autobiography – 400-500 words, typewritten and double-spaced.
Recent snapshot of you. (Picture will not be returned)