J. Matthew Moore Memorial Scholarship

Annual renewable scholarship created in memory of Matthew Moore by his wife, Lucy Goffinet, and his parents, John E. and Ann C. Moore, to help students pursuing advanced education.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating seniors of Cannelton High School or Tell City High School pursuing post-secondary education. Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of no less than 2.0 (4.0 scale).

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on applicant’s success in overcoming difficult circumstances, a history of working hard to achieve aspirations and goals, the desire to help others, and the required essay.

Supplemental Requirements

  • Essay:  Statement of Perseverance describing the challenges faced in order to pursue past and/or future aspirations and goals (about 500 words/5,000 characters).
  • Letter of recommendation in support of the applicant’s ability to overcome challenges and obstacles.
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount

$500

Application Deadline

February 28, 2018

Application Access Code

per

Renewal Details

May be renewable for consecutive sophomore, junior and senior years. Renewal applications may be considered provided the recipient continues to pursue his or her educational goals and maintains at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average (4.0 scale). Renewal award amounts may differ from the original award. Click here for renewal application.

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