Bartow County Community Service Scholarship

Bartow County Service Scholarship – deadline to apply April 30, 2014
This scholarship is intended to promote and reward community service. The scholarship provides full tuition for one academic year (fall and spring semesters). The recipient must perform 40 hours of community service each semester for a non-profit organization in Bartow County which would be documented by the charity supervisor.

Criteria:
  • Recipient must be a permanent resident of Bartow County;
  • Financial need;
  • Recipient must be attending Georgia Highlands College or have been accepted for the upcoming fall semester.
  • Must submit a personal statement describing your interest and/or involvement in community service projects/organizations and where/how the 40-hour commitment to community service per semester would be performed.
Application Requirements:
  1. Georgia Highlands College Scholarship Application
  2. One completed professional or academic recommendation form
  3. Submit a personal statement to topic described above.  Format your response with 1 inch margins, double spaced and 12 pt. font. On the top three lines include your name, scholarship name and the date.  E-mail as a word attachment  to scholarships@highlands.edu.
  4. Current FAFSA
Submit electronic application, essay, and reference to: scholarship@highlands.edu (preferred) or mail to: Office of Advancement, Attn: Scholarship Committee, Georgia Highlands College, 3175 Cedartown Hwy, Rome, GA 30161