John H. Morehead Memorial Scholarship

The family of John H. Morehead is pleased to announce a scholarship in the amount of $5,000 to a current college student who is planning to continue his or her education at a four-year college or university for the 2018-2019 school year.

The requirements for the scholarship are as follows:

  1. The applicant must be a graduate of a Richardson County high school.
  2. The applicant must be currently enrolled in a 4-year college or university.
  3. The applicant must have a cumulative college GPA of at least 3.0, having completed the first year.
  4. Graduate students are not eligible.
  5. The applicant is required to submit all application materials by May 1, 2018.

The scholarship shall be awarded based on the following criteria:

  1. The student has proven that he or she is capable of hard work and sustained achievement through academics, work history, and involvement in activities and organizations.
  2. The student’s goals regarding college, and life after college show evidence of good character, sound ambition, and service to others.

The scholarship application is available in the Falls City High School, Sacred Heart School, and HTRS Public Schools guidance counselor offices, or by emailing Kristine Hansen-Cain at khansencain@mac.com

Please submit the following.  Application must be typewritten, signed and dated:

application form

  1. completed essay questions
  2. copy of high school transcript
  3. official copy of college/university transcript*
  4. character letter of recommendation (completed by a pastor or priest, employer, Scout leader, etc. but not a family member)
  5. educator’s letter of recommendation (completed by a college professor or high school teacher)

 

The scholarship will be disbursed to the college or university at which the applicant enrolls.  One half of the total award will be disbursed each semester.  The winner will be notified by June 15, 2018.

Please mail completed application to:

Kristine Hansen-Cain

6227 Underwood Ave.

Omaha, NE  68132

*Please mail official college transcript as soon as it is available in May or June 2018.John H.

2018 JHM Scholarship Application

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please describe why you believe this candidate would be a good recipient of this scholarship.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name and Date

 

Please mail this completed form by May 1, 2018 to:

 

Kristine M Hansen-Cain

6227 Underwood Ave.

Omaha, NE  68132

 

 

Educator’s Recommendation

 

 

 

How long and in what capacity have you known this candidate?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please describe why you believe this candidate would be a good recipient of this scholarship.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name and Date

 

 

Please mail this completed form by May 1, 2018, to:

 

Kristine M Hansen-Cain

6227 Underwood Ave.

Omaha, NE  68132