Lawrence Strader Boy Scouts of America Scholarship

Purpose and History

Established in 2010 to provide scholarship assistance to low-income members of Boy Scouts of America, Great Smoky Mountain Council. 

Scholarship Amount

$4,000 per year for 4 years

Eligibility Requirements

  • Residency Requirement: Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Cumberland, Fentress, Grainger, Hamblen, Jefferson, Knox (TN), Loudon, McMinn, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Pickett, Roane, Scott, Sevier, or Union County
  • Education Requirement: Graduating senior
  • Field of Study: Not Applicable
  • GPA Minimum: 2.5
  • College/Enrollment Requirement: Full-time enrollment at an accredited, public or private, not-for-profit college or university
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Additional Requirement: Currently registered member of Boy Scouts of America, Great Smoky Mountain Council, with a minimum of three years participation as a Boy Scout or an Eagle Scout who was a registered member of Boy Scouts of America, Great Smoky Mountain Council for at least three years.

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