This scholarship is for graduating seniors who attend Pike Central High School in Petersburg, Indiana or members of Petersburg First United Methodist Church. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA and plan to pursue a two- or four-year degree at any accredited college, university, junior college, or vocational school. Selection will be based on community activities and involvement (20%); leadership skills (20%); need for the scholarship, as described in the Unusual Circumstances section of the application form (20%); missions work or service to the community as demonstrated in the written essay (20%); and membership at Petersburg First United Methodist Church (20%). Applicants receiving the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship, 21st Century Scholarship, or a similar full-tuition scholarship are not eligible to receive the Petersburg First United Methodist Church Memorial Scholarship award.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.