Charles Richard Byrd, Jr. Eagle Scout Scholarship Award

 

The Greater Alabama Council announces that an Eagle Scout Scholarship Award has been established by the Charles Richard Byrd, Jr. family. This award is open to Eagle Scouts of the Greater Alabama Council, Boy Scouts of America. The scholarship is for $1,000 to an accredited 2-year or 4-year school within the state of Alabama.

 To be eligible, applicants must meet the following criteria and adhere to the required process:

 Be an Eagle Scout of the Greater Alabama Council, Boy Scouts of America by February 1, 2019.
 
 Submit a letter of request for the Charles Richard Byrd, Jr. Eagle Scout Scholarship with statement of need and required documents to the Council Service Center in Liberty Park by February 1, 2019 (electronically submitted copies will not be accepted). In your statement of need please specify what in-state school you will be attending.
 
 Be a senior in high school with a 3.0 or greater grade point average.
 
 Have taken the ACT or SAT exam
 
The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant demonstrating both merit and need and will be paid directly to the school student account by the Charles Richard Byrd, Jr. family. The scholarship is available for tuition and books.
 
For any questions, please email Kim Thomas at Kim.Thomas@scouting.org.

 

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