The Foundation Scholarship

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The Argo Higher Education Foundation Scholarship offers single-year and renewable scholarships for Argo Community High School graduates enrolling in a college, university, or trade school as a foundation for the next step in their life.

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Scholarship Information

Eligibility

This scholarship is available to students graduating from Argo Community High School in the 2021-2022 school year. A committee will review all completed applications and scholarships will be awarded based on a rubric evaluating the following:

  • Academics
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Employment Experience
  • Community Involvement/Volunteer Work
  • Letter of Recommendation
Requirements

Students must provide the following documents along with their completed application for the committee’s review:

  • Transcripts from all attended high schools
  • Resume detailing relevant extracurricular activities, employment experience, community/volunteer work, and/or other accolades
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Document addressing three of the six prompts below in 500 words or less per prompt. Please label each prompt.
WRITING PROMPTS
  1. How has your experience at Argo Community High School shaped you as a person?
  2. How do you plan to give back to the Argo community in the future?
  3. How will this scholarship help you achieve your future ambitions?
  4. What is your chosen career path? What inspired you to choose this path?
  5. Why do you deserve this scholarship?
  6. What else should the committee know about you?

 

Click here to apply online  |  Click here for a PDF application