Scholarships

New Castle Alumni Association

Requirements: NCHS, financial need considered

Description:

Established in 2004 and fully funded and endowed in 2008, the New Castle High School Alumni Association Scholarship is available to all graduating seniors of New Castle High School who are pursuing education beyond high school.  Financial need will be heavily weighed, but not the sole factor.

To be used for tuition, room and board, and books.

 CRITERIA:

1)      NCHS graduating senior

2)      Financial need

3)      No GPA requirements

REQUIRED ATTACHMENTS:

1.         General Application

2.         Personal Data (may attach resume or additional page as needed)

3.         Financial Questionnaire

4.         Transcript

5.         College Acceptance Letter

6.         Two Letters of Recommendation (from High School Principal, High School Guidance Counselor, Teacher, Minister, Employer, etc.)

 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED IF:

 1. Application is incomplete (missing any of the above attachments)

2. Application is not submitted by the due date: February 3, 2020, 5pm

 OTHER INFORMATION:

Scholarship Award Range- $

If student does NOT attend a university or college, all money awarded shall be reimbursed to the scholarship fund.

Payments will be paid in one installment at the beginning of the fall semester after the student has turned in a thank you note to the Foundation Office.

IMPORTANT:  The Henry County Community Foundation will not send checks to the college choice until a thank you has been received at the foundation, addressed to the individual provided on the award letter.  The foundation will mail the thank you note/card to the appropriate individual.

 

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