Carol Ann & Don Cone Legacy Scholarship
Scholarship will be awarded to a student intending to pursue a career in education. Up to $1,000 payable to the university, college, junior college, trade, or vocational school on behalf of the recipient, following proof of acceptance. Scholarship recipients may also receive a $1,000 grant upon earning their teaching certificate.
Entries will be judged by a selection and review committee. Recipient will be selected based on adherence to prescribed criteria, meaningful content and clarity of essay, and strong character as demonstrated through letters of recommendation.
- Bartlesville High School senior in good standing qualifying for graduation
- 3.0 GPA or higher (high school)
- Student intends to pursue a degree in education and/or become a teacher
- Active in extra-curricular activities especially but not limited to church or Christian organizations, mentoring or helping children, volunteering in organizations that help youth
- 2 letters of recommendation – at least one from a BHS faculty member
- Typed personal essay addressing the topic “Why I want to teach.”
- Optional – A current photo
This application will open January 1st.