Scholarships

Jay D. Gardner Memorial College Scholarship

Presented by the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill

Jay D. Gardner was a charter member of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill. He was a lawyer, judge, and state legislator. In his memory a scholarship has been established and will be awarded every year to an outstanding member of the graduating class of Richmond Hill High School. The scholarship award is $2,000. Winners may re-qualify for this amount for each year of hi/her four years of undergraduate study.

Applicants will be judged on the basis of scholarship, leadership in the school and community, and financial need. Selection will be made without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, or ancestry. Candidates must be a member of the graduating class at Richmond Hill High School, and must have maintained at least a “B” average throughout his/her time in school. An expressed interest in law and government is helpful, but not required.

Instructions to the Applicant:

Fill out this form in your own handwriting. Use reverse side if additional space is needed. When doing so, include the appropriate item number.

Place it in a folder with the following information:

  • An up-to-date transcript of your high school grades.
  • A statement in your handwriting, indicating why you wish this scholarship and outlining your plans for your college education.
  • Two Academic Reference Forms and one Personal Reference Form, if not mailed separately by your references.
  • Any clippings or other evidence showing your participation in school or community activities. (copies accepted)

To be eligible for consideration, a complete application package must be received no later than June 4, 2015. Applications may be mailed to:

Rotary Club of Richmond Hill

Gardner Scholarship Committee

P.O. Box 2323

Richmond Hill, GA  31324

Alternatively, completed packages may be given to any member of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill for forwarding to the Scholarship Selection Committee or scanned and emailed to hello@rotaryofrichmondhill.org

Click Link Below for Complete Application

Jay D Gardner Memorial Scholarship 2015


Mary Bean Memorial Technical College Scholarship

Presented by the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill

This scholarship award is provided annually by the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill to remember and honor Mrs. Mary Bean, a Richmond Hill resident who was a living example of the Rotary motto of “Service Above Self.” As a mother, wife, successful businesswoman, and community advocate and leader, Mary invested her life in making the community a better place to live, work, and raise a family. This scholarship opportunity is provided annually to a member of the graduating class of Richmond Hill High School for study at the Savannah Technical College. The scholarship award is $1.000.00. These funds can be used to cover the cost of tuition, fees, books, and educational supplies.

The criteria for selection will include successful academic progress in high school, evidence of commitment to family and community, and evidence of a defined career goal and education plan. Selection will be made without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, or ancestry. A committee of members of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill will select the award winner.

Instructions to the Applicant

Fill out this form in your own handwriting. Use reverse side if additional space is needed. When doing so, include the appropriate item number.

Place it in a folder with the following information:

  • An up-to-date transcript of your high school grades.
  • A statement in your handwriting, indicating why you wish this scholarship and outlining your plans for your college education.
  • Two Academic Reference Forms and one Personal Reference Form, if not mailed separately by your references.
  • Any clippings or other evidence showing your participation in school or community activities. (copies accepted)

To be eligible for consideration, a complete application package must be received no later than June 4, 2015. Applications may be mailed to:

Rotary Club of Richmond Hill

Mary Bean Scholarship Committee

P.O. Box 2323

Richmond Hill, GA  31324

Alternatively, completed packages may be given to any member of the Rotary Club of Richmond Hill for forwarding to the Scholarship Selection Committee or scanned and emailed to hello@rotaryofrichmondhill.org

Click Link Below for Complete Application

Mary Bean Memorial Technical College Scholarship 2015

 


 

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