LIONS CLUB - SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Purpose and Objective of the Program
The purpose of the Program is to offer scholarships to graduates of Wimberley High School and the Katherine Anne Porter School. This is a scholarship program. Therefore, financial aide is not an element of the selection criteria. Please see the selection criteria outlined below.
Academic Scholarship Program
Four-year scholarships, in the amount of $750 per semester, renewable for eight (8) semesters (total value of the scholarship is $6000), at Colleges and Universities for students pursuing a conventional college education. Students must enroll in a minimum of 12 hours each semester and maintain a 3.0 grade point average. The number of new recipients each year is 8, depending on funds availability.
for the application form for an academic scholarship.
Technical Scholarship Program
Two-year scholarships, in the amount of $750 per semester, renewable for four (4) semesters (total value of the scholarship is $3,000), are offered to students pursuing an accredited program at a two year college or technical school. Students must enroll in a minimum of 12 hours each semester and maintain a 3.0 grade point average. The number of new recipients each year is 2.
for the application form for a technical scholarship.
Students will be selected for interviews based on the following criteria:
During the interview other criteria is applied to arrive at a final selection.
- Class rank and Grade Point Average.
- SAT and/or ACT Test Scores.
- School activities, including athletics and other extra curricular activities.
- Community and community service activities including participation in Market Days.
Submission of applications
The deadline for submission of applications for academic and technical scholarships is April 9, 2010. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Applications may be mailed or faxed to:
Chairman, Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 2289
Wimberley, TX 78676-2289
You may contact Michal Murphy at (512) 847-2998 for questions or clarification.
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