- A student who has overcome challenges and can articulate education and career actions
- Students must hav a composite ACT score of a 22 on a single test date or a 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale
- Preference will be given to underrepresented and/or first-generation college students.
Three $2,000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. Each eligible student must submit a 500-750 word essay response to the question: "How can your major of study imporve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in you town?"
Essay topic and scholarshp details can be found on the SeniorAdvisor.com Assisted Living page. Scroll down to "How to Apply"
Student must be enrolled and participating in interscholastic athletics. Student must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Essay is worth 40%, extra-curricular form 30%. Short-answer questions 20% and two letters of recommendation worth 10%. Application is available online, then print and give to Mrs. Fluegge. Follow the requirements on application! Handwritten apps will NOT be accepted
Application may be found online: www.mea.org/mea-scholarship Application can be typed into, saved and then printed for signature to be mailed with the required documentation. Transcript must show 1st semester grades of senior year, two letters of recommendation, copy of ACT score, personal statement ( included in app ), and personal resume. Priority is given on the basis of: academic achievement, extra-curricular activities, school and community service and students from lower income households.