Clifford and Louise King Scholarship

Community Foundation of the Great River Bend

The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating seniors of Sherrard Jr./Senior High School who are planning to pursue a career in elementary or secondary level teacher at an accredited institution of higher learning.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Graduating high school senior
  • Financial Need:
    Not Required
  • School:
    Applicant must be a graduating senior at Sherrard Jr./Senior High School
  • College:
    Applicant must plan to enroll in an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • Major/Career:
    Applicant must plan to become an elementary or secondary level teacher

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Essay:
    Please submit an essay describing yourself, including personal aspirations, educational goals, and career goals. Consider the requirements and selection criteria of the scholarship when deciding what to include in your essay, and please specifically address why teaching is your chosen field. You may also report any additional information that you believe should be considered in reviewing your application; Applicant must prepare a short essay on why teaching is their chosen field.
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Two letters of recommendation.

Contact Information