The amount to be awarded will be a $1,000 with a possible tag on for 3 years after, scholarship to a graduating Senior from a Paulding County High School. This program seeks to encourage excellence and achievement in both academics and participation in community/club or organizations activities. The criteria for selection are as follows:

  • Must be seeking Any Academic Study.
  • Must be seeking a Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent.
  • Must achieve a grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.


The following requirements will be considered in the decision process of making the award:

  • Majoring in an Academic study. No vocational or trade areas will be considered.
  • GPA
  • Community/Church service will be part of the ranking process.
  • Membership in any clubs/organizations (and any office held) will be part of the ranking process.
  • Applicant’s financial need for the scholarship will be part of the ranking process.
  • Essay must be included.
  • SAT/ACT Scores
  • Career Goals


Remember: Before you begin your application, please send this link to your three references to be completed: