Delmer Scott Scholarships 2009
Introduction: This scholarship is one of five awards established by local philanthropists to benefit graduating high school seniors from the Alcester community. It’s namesake, Delmer Scott, graduated from Alcester High School in 1966.Delmer’s brother James and his family created this award in his memory. Delmer had a special affinity for agriculture and took particular pleasure in being a part of the Future Farmers of America organization while he was in school.That’s why the Scott family designated this award to benefit an Alcester senior who has showed outstanding effort in agriculture courses or in the local FFA chapter.
1.Be graduating seniors of Alcester-Hudson High School.
2.Have participated in agriculture courses or FFA at Alcester.
3.Demonstrate financial need.
How to Apply:
1.Scholarship Application. You will attach separate sheets of paper to respond to Section III, Coursework and FFA Activities and Section IV, Essay Questions.
2.Recommendation Form (1). You will submit one recommendation from an instructor who teaches agriculture courses. Under no circumstances may family members or selection panel members serve as your references. Applicants who use family or selection panel members will be disqualified.
3.High School Transcript. You will include an official copy of your high school transcript.
4.Complete your application and submit all required forms — including any required transcript, certification, or recommendation — in one package. Submissions must be postmarked no later than April 22. Send to —
SIOUX FALLS AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
Delmer Scott Award Committee
300 N. Phillips Avenue, Suite 102
Sioux Falls, SD 57104-6035
ApplicationDeadline: April 22, 2009