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SCHOLARSHIPS

2017 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

Tristen Collier - John & Evelyn Holt and Roy Rochester Scholarship

Jessica Forbes - Tina Culberson Memorial Scholarship

Ryan Taylor - Tina Culberson Memorial Scholarship
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2019 Scholarship Application

MARTIN COUNTY FAIR ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

Established 1985

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

Scholarship Purpose

The 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.

THE SCHOLARSHIPS PRESENTED ARE COUNTY WIDE :

  • (4) $1000.00
  • (5) $500.00 Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIP LENGTH :

All scholarships are for one year

SCHOLARSHIP QUALIFICATIONS :

Open to ALL high school seniors of Martin County, provided:

  • 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.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION:

The Martin County Fair Scholarship Application Form 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

APPLICATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE :

All applications must be received by January 11, 2019 at 5:00pm

SELECTION OF WINNERS :

The Scholarship Committee of the Martin County Fair Association shall determine the winners of the scholarships. The decision of the committee is final.

Immediate family members of scholarship applicants may serve on the Scholarship Committee but must excuse themselves from meetings held to select scholarship recipients.

SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTATION :

The winners of the scholarships will be announced at the Grand Opening of the Martin County Fair.

METHOD OF PAYMENT :

Option I:

Half 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.

Option II:

The 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 information. We will only accept online applications. If you 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 Application

_____ You have signed the Application

_____ Your application has been submitted Online


MARTIN COUNTY FAIR ASSOCIATION

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM

Must be received by January 11, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.


FILL OUT THIS FORM AND SUBMIT

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION CHECK LIST








Give dates of participation
Include duties, hours, compensation and dates
state years in membership, offices held, etc
state years of membership, offices held, etc
include dates, specific details, etc
*ESSAY
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,
Essay
 
PHOTO
 
I declare that I have read the foregoing statement and they are true to the best of my knowledge. This also certifies your Parent or Guardian, and your signatures.
I agree to the terms and conditions
 

Printable Application - DO NOT SUBMIT THIS COPY

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