Bruce Shelton Scholarship

The Bruce Shelton Scholarship was established in June 1991 to provide a consecutive four-year renewable award for a graduating high school student from a Forsyth County public high school who displays the traits of athletic excellence, academic achievement, leadership, and social responsibility for which Bruce Shelton will be remembered by those who knew him The scholarship is to be applied to the cost of tuition, fees, and room and board at accredited institutions of higher learning. To receive consideration, applicants must: -Have achieved athletic excellence - student must have excelled in at least one varsity sport -Demonstrate social responsibility - student must have participated in at least one extracurricular or community activity -Demonstrate academic success by achieving minimum unweighted high school cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 as of the first semester of the 12th grade and be ranked in the top 25% of the senior class -Demonstrate leadership by possessing qualities that exhibit a willingness to “go the extra mile” For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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Award Amount: $1,000
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes

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