Curtis/Ricketts Continuing Education Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to John Knox Presbyterian Church members, relatives of JKPC members, or persons referred by JKPC members who will be attending a post-secondary college, university, or trade school.  The scholarship is for undergraduate education only and shall not be awarded for graduate school applicants. Those eligible for the scholarship have earned a regular high school diploma and have decided at age 26 or older to pursue continuing education, or have earned a GED diploma (as of January 1, 2014) and then have decided to pursue continuing education.  Continuing education could include college, or training in culinary arts, heating and cooling, plumbing, auto repair, etc.

All applicants must already have or be seeking a loan, grant, and/or other scholarship.  Documentation must be provided for any of these forms of funding and attached to the scholarship application.  Proof of acceptance into a college or program must also accompany the application.

Click here for the full scholarship guidelines and application.  Guidelines and applications are also available in the church office.  Deadline for submitting an application is June 30th.  One scholarship in the amount of $500 will be awarded.