AVPRIDE | The Association of Village Pride

Lisa Ann Brewer Memorial Scholarship

Overview

This scholarship has been established in the memory of former Rotarian Lisa Ann Brewer. The Lisa Ann Brewer Memorial Scholarship is available to students who are attending a Fayette County high school that have demonstrated a sincere desire to help make the world a better place. The scholarship provides money to assist students with costs associated with pursing higher education at an accredited institution in the United States.

Eligibility

To receive scholarship consideration, the student(s) must meet the following criteria:

  • Current Fayette County High School Student or Graduate from Fayette County High School with a 2.3 grade point average or better;
  • Provide documentation of enrollment in an accredited institution of higher learning;
  • Demonstrate an interest in addressing issues in one of the following areas:

Health Care

World Hunger

Child Obesity

Law and Justice

Public Policy

The Environment

World Peace

Economic Development

  • Must be a U.S. citizen;
  • No felony offenses;
  • Special needs students are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

Award Amount and Usage

The successful applicant will receive one of six possible scholarships:  (1) $1,000; (1) $750; (2) $500; (2) $250, that must be used to further his or her post-secondary education. Previous AVPRIDE scholarship award recipients are eligible for consideration. The award, which will be paid directly to the institution, can be applied to any legitimate school-related expense, such as tuition, room and board, textbooks, and the like. However, scholarship funds cannot be used as a stipend to cover personal expenses.

The award will be rescinded if the recipient withdraws from school or fails to maintain acceptable academic standards, a 2.3 GPA or above.

 

Application Deadline is January 22, 2016.

 

To apply online, click the link below:

Online Application

To apply by mail, download the application and print:

Application and/or supporting documents can be submitted via mail to:

AVPRIDE
Lisa Ann Brewer Memorial Scholarship
P.O. Box 142427
Fayetteville, GA 30214