Abbie Jane Harper Memorial Scholarship

Purpose and History

Established in memory of Abbie Jane Harper by her parents, Ken and Leyanne Harper, and her older sister and best friend, Lauren in 2013, to provide scholarships to outstanding and compassionate students at Maryville High School who are determined to pursue higher education in order to enhance the lives of other people. For more information about Abbie and the scholarship, please visit the Abbie Jane Harper Memorial Scholarship website.

Scholarship Amount

$1,800 per year award for four years

Eligibility Requirements

  • Residency Requirement: Not Applicable
  • Education Requirement: Graduating seniors of Maryville High School
  • Field of Study: Not Applicable
  • GPA Minimum: 3.5 high school GPA to apply, 3.2 college GPA to continue
  • College/Enrollment Requirement: Full-time enrollment at an accredited public or private not-for-profit university, technical or community college
  • Financial Need: Not Applicable
  • Additional Requirement: A writing sample and an essay describing volunteer work done with applicant's faith community and/or general community volunteer work are required

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