MASON COUNCIL # 9182 KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

MASON COUNCIL # 9182 KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

 

Sponsored by Mason Council #9182 Knights of Columbus

 

One scholarship of $1,000.00 will be awarded to a 2017 high school graduate pursuing further education in an academic or technical field at an accredited institution. Two scholarships of $750.00 each and two $500.00 each will also be awarded following the same criteria.  These scholarships are open to all 2017 High School Graduates who are members of St. James Church. 

The selection criteria will include character, citizenship, church and community service, leadership, and academics.

 Applicants will need to submit a short essay of no less than 200 and no more than 500 words about themselves including their community activities, church or service club activities, awards and leadership efforts and their field of choice for higher education.

 Applicants will need to complete the application form and provide:

  • Their high school cumulative GPA at the time of application submission.
  • Evidence that they are from the St James Catholic Church community.

 The applicant that is awarded this scholarship will need to provide documentation of full-time enrollment (12 credits or its equivalent) from an accredited institution of higher learning before the scholarship funds are disbursed. Funds must be used no later than for the fall semester 2018, or its equivalent. 

Applications must be submitted to the Knights of Columbus, 1010 S Lansing Street, Mason, MI 48854, on or before May 26, 2017. Applications can also be emailed to; knights9182@gmail.com.

 The announcement and application can also be found and downloaded from the Knights of Columbus Council #9182 website: masonknights.org.

 For more information contact Grand Knight Larry Prokop at 517-628-3026 or Deputy Grand Knight Chris Knudstrup at 517-676-1566