FAIR ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Martin County Fair Association has provided scholarships for high school students
of Martin County continuously, since 1985.
The Fair Association has helped many high school students of Martin County continue their
education after high school.
SCHOLARSHIPS PRESENTED ARE COUNTY WIDE
- (4) $1000.00
- (5) $500.00
All scholarships are for one year
Open to ALL high school seniors of Martin County,
- The applicant must have
participated in at least two previous Martin County Fairs.
Participation could be through
exhibits of schools, scouts, church exhibits, talent shows, police cadets, firefighter
explorers, 4-H, FFA, Miss Martin County Fair
Pageant or other documented participation in the fair.
- The applicant must have
been a Martin County resident for at least the two full years preceding the
applicant’s June graduation.
- The applicant must submit
a 300-word essay pertaining to the annual fair.
- The application must provide financial information as requested on application form.
- The applicant must provide grade point average and class rank.
Applicants must have a 2.0 grade point average or above.
- The applicant must provide a minimum 4 x 6 head shot photo.
The Martin County Fair Scholarship Application
must be filled out online at the Martin
County Fair Website Scholarship page. No
hand written applications accepted.
ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED! www.martincountyfair.com/p/getinvolved/246
applications must be received by January 11, 2019 at 5:00pm
Scholarship Committee of the Martin County Fair Association shall determine the
winners of the scholarships. The
decision of the committee is final.
family members of scholarship applicants may serve on the Scholarship Committee
but must excuse themselves from meetings held to select scholarship recipients.
winners of the scholarships will be announced at the Grand Opening of the
Martin County Fair.
payment will be made by donor directly to the college of the student’s choice. The student should notify the Scholarship
Committee as soon as the student can supply proof of acceptance by their college and
provide information as to where and when monies should be sent. Balance of scholarship will be sent when the student
sends Scholarship Committee transcripts of their grades showing a grade point
average of “C” or 2.0 or above.
student may choose to have the total payment paid directly to the student at the end
of the first semester by submitting to the Scholarship Committee a transcript of
the student's grades showing a grade point average of “C” or 2.0 or above.
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION CHECK LIST
Before you submit your application, please make sure you check all the boxes on the check list to make sure that you have included all necessary
We will only accept
experience any difficulties, please call the fair office at 772-220-3247 for information. Please submit this completed checklist in with your application.
_____ Personal Information
_____ Fair Participation Information
_____ Extra-Curricular School Activities
_____ Community Activities Information
_____ Special Circumstances
_____ Your 300 Word Essay
_____ Your Picture
_____ Your Parent or Guardian has signed the
_____ You have signed the Application
_____ Your application has been submitted Online
MARTIN COUNTY FAIR
Must be received by January 11, 2019 by
FILL OUT THIS FORM AND SUBMIT
Explain your participation in previous Martin County Fairs.Give dates of participation
If applicable, list present and previous EMPLOYERS and addressesInclude duties, hours, compensation and dates
List EXTRA-CURRICULAR HIGH SCHOOL ACTIVITIESstate years in membership, offices held, etc
List COMMUNITY-Wide activitiesstate years of membership, offices held, etc
Explain any AWARDS or HONORS you have recievedinclude dates, specific details, etc
List any special circumstances that you might think are applicable to your application.
Please write and upload an essay of AT LEAST 300 WORDS to present your ideas on "What I learned through participation in the Martin County Fair." It must be double spaced and also include a recent head/shoulders photo. The photo can also be uploaded,