Alleghany Education Foundation

The Alleghany Education Foundation provides

scholarship and enrichment opportunities to students

in Alleghany County.

Alleghany Retired School

Personnel Scholarship

The Alleghany Retired School Personnel Scholarship was established in September, 1988, as a memorial to deceased members of the Alleghany unit of North Carolina Retired School Personnel.


“To improve the golden moment of opportunity and catch the good

that is within our reach is the great art of life.”


Samuel Johnson

Applications will be available in January. Applications will be due as required by the AHS Guidance Counselor.

Call 372-5095 for the exact date.


Description

The Alleghany Retired School Personnel Scholarship of $500 will be awarded annually, excluding the years covered by the District Scholarship. Applicants should be planning to enter the field of education.

Criteria
  1. Plans to become a teacher or enter a field related to education- 20%
  2. Scholastic Achievements and School Records- 40%
  3. Financial Need 40%

Selection Procedure

Selection will be made by the Scholarship Committee composed of three (3) active members of the Alleghany County Retired School Personnel appointed by the president.


Publicity

The scholarship will be awarded during the Awards Day at Alleghany High School by a representative from the Alleghany Unit of Retired School Personnel.

Final Authority

The Scholarship Committee has the authority to render final decisions regarding any questions or disagreements.

Payment of Scholarship

Selection will be made by the Scholarship Committee composed of three (3) active

members of the Alleghany County Retired School Personnel appointed by the

president.

Your Information

Family Information

Father

Mother

Siblings

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High School Information

Please include the following:

    1. 1. Letter stating the reason for applying for the scholarship and plans for the future. MUST PLAN
      TO TEACH.
      2. Transcript of high school grades.
  • ALL APPLICANTS SHALL BE CONSIDERED WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, OR NATIONAL ORIGIN.

    114 S. Main St • Post Office Box 33

    Sparta, North Carolina 28675

    336-372-5010