2018 Mary Lou and Dwight Pitman Scholarship

Deadline: March 01 2018 at 11:59 PM CST (Midnight)


Description

Scholarship awarded to a graduating student from a Sangamon County public high school outside the cities of Springfield and Chatham, who has at least one older sibling currently enrolled in college and/or at least one younger sibling who plans to attend college. This Scholarship is in honor of Mary Lou and Dwight Pitman.

This is a renewable scholarship for three additional years. However, the recipient must (1) continue in the following school year as a full-time student, (2) maintain a GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, (3) submit an Application for Renewal and (4) submit proof of enrollment.

Requirements

1 - Graduating high school student from a public school in Sangamon County other than Springfield School District and Chatham Glenwood School District.
2 - Be involved in at least two of the following extracurricular activities: sports, drama, music, art, speech or debate.
3 - Have at least one older sibling currently enrolled in college and/or at least one younger sibling who plans to attend college.
4 - Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.2 on a non-weighted 4.0 scale or be in the top 10% of graduating class.
5 - Demonstrate financial need.
6 - Attend school as a full-time student in the coming fall at an accredited community college or four year college/university.

Number of Awards

1

Award Amount

$1,000

Total Amount Awarded

$1,000

Renewable

Yes

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