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2018 Sherando HS Scholarships

PLEASE NOTE:  ANY SCHOLARSHIPS REQUESTING AN ESSAY SHOULD BE DONE IN THE STUDENT'S GOOGLE DOCS AND FORWARDED TO:  NORDMANM@FCPSK12.NET.  ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE DONE IN THE STUDENT'S GOOGLE ACCOUNT.

1..  Brumback  Family Agricultural Scholarship 

Available to: James Wood High School and Sherando High School 

The recipient must meet the following criteria: 
  • Be a graduating senior from either James Wood or Sherando High School; 
  • Attend an accredited institution of higher learning offering a two- or four-year degree, including a vocational institution; 
  • Intend to study in an agriculture related field; 
  • Have studied agriculture for at least two years in high school, preferably in his/her junior/senior years; and 
  • Have a grade point average of at least 2.5.

  

2. Jim and Eleanor Casey Scholarship 

The recipient must meet the following criteria: 
  • An athlete of good character.
3. Eugene B Cooper Scholarship 

Available to: James Wood, Millbrook & Sherando High School

The recipient must meet the following criteria: 
  • .      A graduating student in good standing
  • .      The student has been accepted by an accredited college, university, or trade school
  • .       The student must possess good character traits
  • .      The applicant must include an original essay (no more than two pages in length() to address the reason they are worthy of the scholarship
  • .       If the student selected is awarded a full scholarship apart from this award the scholarship shall be returned to the Foundation and replaced in the Eugene B Cooper fund

4. Hunter T Crane Memorial Scholarship 

Available to: James Wood High School and Millbrook High School, and Sherando High School 

The recipient must meet the following criteria: 
  • A graduating student in good standing 
  • Has been accepted and plans to attend an accredited college, university, or trade school 
  • Must possess good character traits 
  • Must include an essay, no more than 2 pages in length, entitled “My Life Rules”

5. Crosen Family Scholarship 

Available to: James Wood High School and Millbrook High School and Sherando High School 

The recipient mush meet the following criteria: 
  • Participated in Athletics 
  • Financial Need 
  • Work and/or Community Participation/Volunteerism

6. Aaron W. Disque Memorial Scholarship

Available to: Sherando High School

The recipient must meet the following criteria:
  • Pursuing a career in golf (a priority but not a requirement) 
  • Has been accepted and plans to attend an accredited college, university, or vocational school 
  • Must possess good character traits 
  • A student in good standing 
  • Include an essay (no more than two pages in length) entitled “If I could Do Anything in Life, What Would it Be and Why?”

7. Myrtle D. Rhodes Scholarship

Available to: Sherando High School

The recipient must meet the following criteria:
  • Be a Sherando graduate 
  • Be attending an institution of higher learning in the upcoming fall 
  • Must have a Middletown address.

8. Rinker Vocational Scholarship

Available to: Sherando High School

The recipient must meet the following criteria:
  • Be a descendant of the honorees of the Scholarship, or descendant of a full-time employee of Rinker Orchards 
  • Attend a vocational/trade school or college majoring in agriculture, business, or education; or seek approved skill certification and tools to meet and perform such certification; or upgrade their skills for a qualified career objective

9.  Joseph & Barbara Roby Memorial Scholarship

Available to: James Wood High School and Millbrook High School, and Sherando High School 

The recipient must meet the following criteria: 

·   Financial need

·   A one page essay entitled “What Defines Christian Character”


10. Patricia and Douglas Whitacre Memorial Scholarship (Scholarship #1)

Available to: James Wood High School and Millbrook High School, and Sherando High School

The recipient must meet the following criteria:
  • Graduate of a Frederick County High School 
  • Attendance in a degree program at a Virginia institution of higher learning, including vocational, training, and technical institutions 
  • Exhibits academic ability
11. Patricia and Douglas Whitacre Memorial Scholarship (Scholarship #2) 

Available to: James Wood High School and Millbrook High School, and Sherando High School 

The recipient must meet the following criteria: 
  • Graduate of a Frederick County High School 
  • Attendance in a degree program at a Virginia institution of higher learning, including vocational, training, and technical institutions 
  • Financial need and a strong desire to excel