Lura and Doyle Skelton Family Memorial Scholarship

Annual renewable scholarship created by the Hillside United Methodist Church and Lawrence F. Skelton in memory of his parents.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating seniors who are active members of the Hillside United Methodist Church in Princeton, Indiana.  Applicants must be active in high school activities and be in the upper one half of his or her graduating class. The scholarship must be used at an accredited four-year college or university.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on all sections of the application form and on the supplemental document(s).

Supplemental Requirements

  • Essay:  Statement of Aspirations and Educational Goals (not to exceed two typewritten double-spaced pages.)
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount

Open to renewal candidate only – not accepting new applications.

Application Deadline

June 1, 2021 (for renewal candidate)

Application Access Code


Renewal Details

May be renewable for up to four years. Renewal applications may be considered provided the recipient continues to meet his or her college or university’s academic standards. Renewal award amounts may differ from original award. A new recipient for the award will be identified once every four years. Click here for renewal application.

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