FLEMING ISLAND – Graduating seniors are eligible and encouraged to apply for a $1,000 Sophia Fleming Scholarship, sponsored by Sophia Fleming Chapter, National Society Daughters of American …
FLEMING ISLAND – Graduating seniors are eligible and encouraged to apply for a $1,000 Sophia Fleming Scholarship, sponsored by Sophia Fleming Chapter, National Society Daughters of American Revolution.
Applicants must be graduating from either the Clay County Public School System, St. Johns Country Day School or are home schooled in Clay County. Students are eligible if they are going to attend any post-secondary program of study, including colleges, universities or vocational/technical schools. No GPA information is required.
Applicants are requested to write an essay, provide a list of their recognitions and awards, and include two letters of recommendation. Scholarship applications are due back to Lynda Lewis, Sophia Fleming Scholarship Chairman, on or before the deadline of Feb. 19.
The scholarship documents, that provide all the information a student needs in order to apply, will be provided to all public high school guidance departments in Clay County and St. Johns Country Day School as of December. They are also available by clicking on Sophia Fleming Scholarship at www.sophiaflemingchapter.org.
The winner will be notified the week of March 27. Please don’t mail applications via certified or registered mail. Each applicant will be notified once his or her application has been received.
Mail the application documents to: Lynda Lewis, Chairman, Sophia Fleming Scholarship Committee, Sophia Fleming Chapter, NSDAR, 316 Scenic Point Lane, Fleming Island, 32003.