Persis McClure Hurst Memorial Scholarship

Annual scholarship created by Sarah H. Keller in memory of her mother.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduating seniors of any Knox County high school planning to attend an Indiana college or university. Applicants must demonstrate interest in English or history or plan to pursue a major in English or history.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on all sections of the application form and on the supplemental document(s).

Supplemental Requirements

  • Two letters of recommendation - one from a school official and the other from someone who is unrelated to the applicant and who is not a Community Foundation board member but can attest to applicant’s school and community service activities.
  • Essay:  Statement of Aspirations and Educational Goals (not to exceed two typewritten, double-spaced pages).
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount

$750

Application Deadline

January 23, 2019

Application Access Code

kno

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