Lee E. Schauer Scholarship

The Lee E. Schauer Scholarship is intended to reach students who may not qualify for other scholarships - "average" students who are involved in their community and in school activities, who are leaders and display character traits like caring, honesty, respect and responsibility, but whose GPA may eliminate them from consideration for other scholarships. The criteria for the scholarship are: college-bound high school senior; 2.5 GPA; continuous membership and active participation in the Sidney-Shelby County YMCA for the 3 years prior to April of the application year; participation in sports and/or fitness activities; commitment to community service as a volunteer, particularly at the Y. Documentation will be required; must demonstrate caring, honesty, respect and responsibility in daily life; and, must demonstrate leadership qualities. An amount of $12,000 is payable over 4 years, and students must establish proof of satisfactory progress to renew each year. Finalists will be invited to a panel interview the week of May 4th. For more information or to apply, please click the link below.

Scholarship Overview

Award Amount: $48000

Open to: High School

Gender: No Requirement

Study Area: No Requirement

Ethnicity: No Requirement

How to Apply for this Scholarship

Application Type: Essay

Submit: Online


Deadline: April 03, 2020