Peters Foundation, Corp.

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 2018 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 2018):

April 1, 2018 (received by 4-1-18)

 

Name:_________________________________________________

 

Address: _______________________________________________

 

Phone Number: (____) _______  Applicants ACT: ___ or SAT: ____


Applicants current GPA _____ on a scale where _____ = an A grade.

 

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)