Peters Foundation

SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: The Peters Foundation 

is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides a limited 

amount of scholarship grants to high school seniors 

graduating in 2019 and pursuing studies in the field 

of environment, conservation and forestry at any 

accredited college or studies in primary or secondary 

education at a Christian college. The scholarships are a 

total award that range from $10,000 to $20,000 over a 

four-year period ($2,500 to $5,000 per year) that may be for 

tuition and are administered at the determination of the 

selection committee of the Foundation.  The selection 

committee determines scholarship amount based on 

economic need, academic potential and other analysis.  

Students receiving scholarships will be subject to reporting 

requirements to the Foundation.  Applicants must attend 

colleges located in Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Arizona or 

Colorado. The selection committee will perform a 

Phase I application analysis.  Selected applicants will be 

invited to complete a Phase II application.  The selection 

committee will subsequently perform a Phase II 

application analysis.  Selected applicants may be required 

to attend an interview.


INSTRUCTIONS

 

Fully complete, sign and date the Phase I Application 

below. If you need additional space, please attach same 

to the application. Attach high school transcript 

unofficial is acceptable), ACT or SAT scores, and one writing 

sample.

E-mail numbers 1 and 2 to: sleonard@petersfoundation.org 

or Fax to: 1-866-847-2922

 

PHASE I APPLICATION FORM

 

Deadline for application filing(for seniors graduating in 2019):


April 1, 2019 (received by 4-1-19)

 

Name:__________________________________________

 

Address: ________________________________________ 

Phone Number: (__) ______  Applicants ACT:__ or SAT:___


Applicants current GPA ___ on a scale where ___ = an A.

 

Date of Birth: ______ E-mail address: __________________

 

Name and Address of High School: ________________________________________________

 

Applicant’s prior attendance at high schools, including years

attended, final grades, and copy of official transcript:________________________________________

 

Name and address of college(s) or school(s) applicant plans to attend (must be located in IL, WI, MI, AZ or CO):__

________________________________________________


Applicant’s intended course of study: __________________

 

Please explain the financial need and factors that you would like to have considered by the selection committee, including any factors that you feel make you qualified for a scholarship grant from the Foundation: ________________________________________________

 

Please list the educational factors you would like to have 

considered by the selection committee that evidence your 

academic potential in college: ________________________________________________


Please list any other factors that you would like the selection 

committee for the foundation to consider when evaluating 

your application for a scholarship:_____________________

 

By submission of this application, I hereby certify that I am a 

United States citizen and the information contained herein is 

correct to the best of my knowledge. I hereby authorize the Foundation to request any and all records to verify the 

information contained herein.                    ________________________________________                

(signature and date)