Derek Ray Arvin Memorial Scholarship

Annual scholarship established by the families of Derek Ray Arvin to benefit a Washington High School graduating senior.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating seniors of Washington High School with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average (4.0 scale).  Applicants must be an active member of a house of worship, a member of at least one varsity level IHSSA sport, and active in at least one extracurricular activity other than sports (e.g. Beta Club, Student Council, French Club, etc.).

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on financial need, level of athletic involvement and ability, and the required essay.

Supplemental Requirements

  • Typewritten essay (200 to 300 words) answering the question: ”Why do you deserve this scholarship?”
  • Written statement (on letterhead) from applicant’s pastor or minister verifying applicant’s membership and level of activity within the ”church.”
  • Completion of the ”FAFSA” or ”FAFSA4caster.”
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount

$1,000

Application Deadline

January 24, 2018

Application Access Code

dav

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