Jeb Gourley ”Celebrate Life” Scholarship

Annual scholarship created by the family and friends of Jeb Nicholas Gourley. Although this world was only blessed with Jeb for three short years, he demonstrated to all who knew him how to truly ”celebrate life.” Never was there a more spunky, mischievous, and sweet natured boy. This scholarship was established in his honor to help others in their pursuit to ”celebrate life.”

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating seniors of Boonville High School with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average (4.0 scale) planning post-secondary education at any accredited technical or vocational school, college or university.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on all sections of the application form and supplemental documents.

Supplemental Requirements

  • Written essay (not to exceed two typewritten, double-spaced pages) describing an event or experience that has made an impact on the applicant’s life and has helped shape his or her character or personality.
  • Three letters of recommendation - one letter from a teacher or school official describing the applicant’s academic abilities and dedication and the other two letters from individuals unrelated to the applicant who can attest to his or her personal qualities and attributes.
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount

$3,000

Application Deadline

February 13, 2019

Application Access Code

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