Marjorie Stonehill English, Journalism and Creative Arts Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Established By: Marjorie Stonehill for students who want to pursue careers in the fields of English, Journalism or the Creative Arts. During her lifetime, she was able to achieve her own college experience through the help of scholarships and wanted to assist other Boone County students in a similar manner. Marjorie had been a long time resident of Zionsville and passed away in January of 2007. Length of Scholarship: One year Renewable: No Requirements / Selection Criteria Residency: Boone County, Indiana Diploma: Western Boone, Zionsville High School, Lebanon High School or Sheridan High School Enrollment: Any accredited* public or private college or university *(Accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.) Specialized Study: English, Journalism, or Creative Arts Financial Need: Yes Minimum GPA: 3.0 (4.0 system) and top 30% of class Written Essay: Yes (see specifics below) References: Yes - 2 (see specifics below) Finalist Interview: Possible Award Received Tuition & Fees: To be determined Method: Check paid directly to the college or university Application Requirements Send To: High School Guidance Department Application to Include: 1. Community Foundation Scholarship Application Form (PDF 128K) [Note: this application form can be filled out on-screen using the Adobe Acrobat Reader software and then printed.] 2. High School transcript including SAT/ACT scores 3. Two reference forms (Community Foundation Scholarship Recommendation Form (PDF 52K) [Note: this application form can be filled out on-screen using the Adobe Acrobat Reader software and then printed.]) 4. Essay Note: Incomplete applications will not be considered. Essay to Include: Description of your goals for the future and who has been influential in your life. * Format: Typed, double-spaced * Length: One page Selection By: Stonehill Scholarship selection committee; approved by the Board of Trustees of the Community Foundation of Boone County.

Year of Need: College Freshman,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Community Foundation of Boone County, Inc.
60 East Cedar St.
Zionsville, IN 46077

Contact Person:

Phone: Telephone: (317) 873-0210 or (765) 482-0024

Fax: Fax: (317) 873-0219