Patrick D. Byrne Jr. Memorial Scholarship

An annual scholarship created by Georgianne and Jim Parshall in loving memory of Georgianne’s father, Pat Byrne. Pat was a proud mechanical engineering graduate of Purdue University and president of Byrne Motors. Pat dedicated his life to helping his neighbors and serving the community.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating seniors of Princeton Community High School who have taken four years of math and science courses at PCHS and who are planning to attend an accredited college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in engineering.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on academic achievement with a passion for learning as demonstrated by GPA and academic awards and honors, compassion to help others as demonstrated through volunteer service to school and/or the community, and willingness to step out and lead as demonstrated through extra-curricular, community, or work activities.

Supplemental Requirements

  • A short personal statement (500 words or less) describing how the applicant’s outstanding attributes and talents (including achievements, awards, and honors), service to school and/or the community, extra-curricular and leadership activities, and work experience (paid or volunteer) will help  realize their current career goals and plans.
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount


Application Deadline

February 12, 2021

Application Access Code


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