EHS PTSA Scholarship applications now available!!! – Deadline 5/26/17

Eureka High School PTSA Scholarship

Criteria and Information

2016-2017 Academic Year

 

History:

The Eureka High School PTSA has been awarding scholarships to graduating seniors since 1985. Scholarships range from $250 - $500.

PTSA Philosophy Statement:

The intent of awarding PTSA scholarships is to recognize students who have demonstrated leadership skills and/ or good citizenship, through volunteer service at the school or in the community and intend to continue their education at a college, university, community college or trade school. 

Criteria:

  1. Scholarship money must be used in the following academic year at a college, university, community college or trade school.
  2. The applicant must submit a 150 to 200 word essay, consistent with the PTSA philosophy statement, describing their leadership and/or most rewarding volunteer experience during their high school years.
  3. The application and essay should be neat with correct spelling, grammar and punctuation.
  4. The applicant must be a member of EHS PTSA
  5. Application due in the counseling office by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017.

Your application packet must contain:

*Application * Essay

 

EUREKA HIGH SCHOOL PTSA

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

For Academic Year 2016-2017

Student’s Name __________________________________________________________

 

Home Address: __________________________________________________________

 

Phone Number: ________________ or message phone: ____________________________

 

 

EHS Counselor’s Name: ____________________________________________________

 

Name of College, University, Community College or Trade School you plan to attend:

_____________________________________________Month/Year Entering ________

 

List Volunteer Service Activities- School or Community Service Organizations, type and date of service (use additional sheet if necessary)

 

____________________________________________________________________

List Any Extracurricular School Activities: (use additional sheet if necessary)

List the Names and numbers of 2 References that can verify information provided:

______________________________________________________________________

The following must be attached to this application:

  • A 150 – 200 word essay hand written or typed, with correct spelling, grammar and punctuation, describing leadership and/or most rewarding volunteer experience during your high school years. Note: You will be scored based upon the relevance of your experience to the PTSA Philosophy Statement (see criteria).
  • Membership envelope with fee of $7 (if not already a member)
  • Please return this application with your essay into the Counseling Office by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017.
  • Proof of enrollment is required prior to receiving scholarship funds.