Schafer Pike County Community Foundation Scholarship

Annual renewable scholarship created by Karl and Elizabeth Schafer.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating seniors of Pike Central High School who are residents of Pike County.  May be used for a two- or four-year program.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on academic standing, leadership skills, character, record of school and community activities, and on the required essay.

Supplemental Requirements

  • Two letters of recommen­dation from individuals who are unrelated to the applicant and who are not a Community Foundation board member -one from a teacher or principal and one from an individual of the applicant’s choosing.
  • Essay:  Statement of Aspi­rations and Educational Goals (not to exceed two typewritten, double-spaced pages).
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount

$750

Application Deadline

February 24, 2019

Application Access Code

pik

Renewal Details

May be renewable for up to four consecutive years.  Renewal applications may be considered provided the recipient maintains a minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average (4.0 scale) during the first year of education and a 3.0 cumulative GPA during subsequent years. Renewal award amounts may differ from the original award. Click here for renewal application.

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