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Navarre Rotary scholarship

Posted on March 23, 2017 by From Staff Reports

Rotary Club of Navarre will be awarding ten (10) $1,000 college scholarships to eligible 2017 Navarre High School seniors, and the deadline to apply for the scholarships is drawing near.
Five of the scholarships will be awarded to the outstanding cadets of the NHS JROTC program, one will be awarded to a member of the NHS Interact Club, three to members of the general student population and our newest scholarship, The Pat Quinn Veterinary Science Scholarship will be awarded to a NHS senior who is pursuing a career in Veterinary or Animal Sciences.

Primary Selection Criteria

– Demonstrated exceptional leadership and service to the community
– Demonstrated loyalty, moral character and patriotism
– Scholastic Aptitude (GPA)
– Academic Class Standing
– Financial Need
Applications for the scholarship may be obtained from the Navarre High School guidance counselors and on the Navarre Rotary website at www.navarrerotary.org.
Deadline for completing the application and returning them to the high school guidance counselor’s office is noon on Thursday, May 4.
Selections will be made prior to high school graduation by members of the Rotary Club of Navarre Scholarship Committee, and awarded during the recipient’s annual high school awards ceremony on Thursday, May 18 at 6 p.m.
Please contact Les Rushing, scholarship program coordinator for Rotary Club of Navarre with any questions by email at lesrushing@aol.com.