Ashley Elaine Jackson Memorial Scholarship and Book Award (General)

Shall be used annually to provide 3 scholarships in the amount of $500 each (fall, spring and 1 summer term) and 2 book awards per academic year (fall & spring semesters) in the amount of $100 each to students who meet the following criteria:
a. Undergraduate pursuing first undergraduate degree (both in-state and out-of-state students are eligible to apply).
b. First time recipients must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (High school or college).
Continuing recipients must achieve and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8. Current recipients whose gpa falls below 2.8
potentially may be renewed after review and at the discretion of the selection committee.
c. P/T students must complete a minimum of 6 hrs/semester; F/T students must complete a minimum of 12 hrs/semester
d. Demonstrate good citizenship, high moral character, and potential for leadership.
e. Pursuing a course of study that leads to a degree either in the field of health science or theater.
f. Athletes and/or graduates of Whitehaven High School who have completed scholarship eligibility may apply, irrespective of course of
g. preference shall be given to students who are engaged in community service through involvement in extra-curricular, faith-based, or
volunteer activities.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your resume.
  2. Please provide a personal statement as to why you are applying for this scholarship. Include any pertinent information about financial need, your family situation, and any other special information we should consider. Additionally, provide a list of all applicable extracurricular activities you feel should be considered. Ensure you include involvement with on and off campus organizations which have helped your personal and professional growth.