Annual scholarship established by the families of Derek Ray Arvin to benefit a Washington High School graduating senior.
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 will be based on financial need, level of athletic involvement and ability, and the required essay.
- 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.
January 27, 2021
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