High School Scholarship Program

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ELIGIBILITY:

Open to High School Seniors who:

  • Have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher.
  • Have participated in FFA, 4-H, Horticulture, DECA, FBLA, Student Body Leadership, School Sports, or Non-School Related Activities such as Work Experience.
  • Live in Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Curry, Douglas, Coos, Siskiyou, Del Norte, Modoc or Humboldt counties.

Granting of Scholarship:

  • $1,000 scholarship from Grange Co-op awarded to ten students
  • $1,500 scholarship from Rogue Co-ops awarded to one student.
  • Students must reside in one of the following Oregon or California counties: Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Curry, Douglas, Coos, Siskiyou, Del Norte, Modoc or Humboldt.

Requirements:

  • Written essay on this year’s scholarship topic – What economic and social impacts does a cooperative business model have on a community? Essays must meet a 500 minimum and 1,500 maximum word requirement to be considered.
  • Letter of recommendation from a current teacher, counselor, administrator or employer.
  • Copy of transcripts showing minimum GPA requirement of 3.0.
  • Applicants may submit, in addition to the written essay, a video introducing themselves and presenting their essay, either on DVD or via a link to YouTube.

Additional Information:

  • Scholarships will be awarded at the Grange Co-op Annual Meeting scheduled for April 23, 2014.
  • Winning students are asked to attend the Grange Co-op Annual Meeting for an award presentation. Immediate family is encouraged to attend.

Scholarship is a one-time gift.

 

Download Scholarship Required Submission Form

 

Complete the downloadable form above and include with your submission via email by FEBRUARY 14, 2014 to scholarship@grangecoop.com. Submissions must include all attachments and required information in a single email to be considered.