Alleghany Education Foundation

The Alleghany Education Foundation provides

scholarship and enrichment opportunities to students

in Alleghany County.

Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Spry Memorial Scholarship

Given in memory of Fletcher H. and Gertrude P. Spry in recognition of their leadership and contributions to community development and education in the Turkey Knob/Piney Creek area and Alleghany County.


This scholarship of approximately $500 is to assist an Alleghany High School senior from the Piney Creek/Turkey Knob section of the county to continue his or her education.


Applications will be due as required by the AHS guidance Counselor. Call 372-5095 for the exact date.

Selection Procedures

The selection is made by the Scholarship Committee composed of the following:

1. Carol Kennedy

2. Ben Rogers

3. Evelyn Hash

The money will be awarded upon the student’s enrollment in college.


The student receiving the scholarship:

Must have been accepted at and accredited 2 or 4-year college Must not be opposed to hunting 3. Preference will be given to: residents of Turkey Knob/Piney Creek section of the county students with financial need; majors in forestry, wildlife, medicine, or education


North Carolina



Please include the following:

Please include your name in the file name.

114 S. Main St • Post Office Box 33

Sparta, North Carolina 28675