P.E.O. STAR Scholarship
Applications are in Senior Girls’ Mailboxes. If interested, please speak with Mrs. Smith before September 22nd!
This is a non-renewable $2,500 scholarship for graduating high school senior women which must be used in the academic year following graduation or it will be forfeited.
The P.E.O. STAR Scholarship was established in 2009 to provide scholarships for exceptional high school senior women to attend an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the United States or Canada in the next academic year.
A woman is eligible to be Recommended for the P.E.O. STAR Scholarship provided she:
-exhibits excellence in academics, leadership,
-extracurricular activities, community service and potential for future success
-has a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
-Is in the final academic year(senior year) of her secondary
education and is 20 years of age or under by November 30
is a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United states
-Plans to attend an accredited post-secondary educational
institution in the United states or Canada, full-time or part-time
Attends in the fall of the academic year following high
-is recommended by a P.e.o. chapter