James T Stephens Eagle Scholarship

 James T. Stephens 

Eagle Scout Scholarship Award 

Criteria and Required Process 



The Greater Alabama Council announces that two (2) to four (4) Eagle Scout Scholarship Awards have been established by James T. Stephens. These awards are open to Eagle Scouts of the Greater Alabama Council, Boy Scouts of America. The scholarships are for $3,000 yearly for up to four years of college. 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 an original application and required documents to the Council Service Center in Liberty Park no later than February 1, 2019 (electronically submitted copies will not be accepted). 

- Be a senior in high school. 

- Have taken the ACT or SAT exam. 

The scholarships will be awarded to applicants demonstrating both merit and need. The $3,000 yearly is available for tuition and books. To maintain the scholarship for four years, scholastic performance must be appropriate. 


Applications are available at each Scout Service Center or by contacting Kim Thomas by phone at 205-969-4241 or email Kim.Thomas@scouting.org


For additional information and an application, click here.