Alleghany Education Foundation

The Alleghany Education Foundation provides

scholarship and enrichment opportunities to students

in Alleghany County.

E. J. Pugh Scholarship

The E. J. Pugh Scholarship was established by the Sparta Masonic Lodge #423 to honor the memory of E. J. Pugh.

Purpose

The E. J. Pugh Scholarship is presented annually to a graduating senior from Alleghany High School. The $500 scholarship is intended to aid a student with limited resources who has a desire to further his or her education. The graduate must be accepted by an accredited 2 or 4 year college or university.

Selection Procedures

The recommendations are made by the scholarship committee who is appointed each year.

Criteria

a. Definite need for financial assistance: 50%
b. Scholastic Achievement: 30%
c. Interview: 10%
d. Teacher recommendation: 10%

Announcement

The scholarship will be awarded each year during the Awards Assembly at Alleghany High School by the Master of the Sparta Masonic Lodge #423. After the winner is announced, he or she will be expeced to sign an acceptance in the Guidance Office

Post Office Box 33 Sparta, North Carolina 28675

Phone: 336.372.6675