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GFA SCHOLARSHIPS 2016-2017
Congratulations to our winners who will each receive $1,000 for the 2016-2017 school year
We were honored to receive 10 completed applications this year. If you did not win this year, please e-apply each year that you are in school. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, academic credit, work and community service experience, essays and statement of goals. Winners’ essays will be published in the October 2016 GFA Bulletin.
The Griswold Family Association Scholarship has been created in order to financially help a GFA member or member’s child with expenses incurred with an undergraduate education at an accredited institution. . Grandparents and other relatives are encouraged to pass on the scholarship information and membership application on to their family members. If the parent is not a GFA member they can join for the $15.00 annual online-only membership.
GFA Scholarship Committee members are Amy Ryan-Day, Chairperson; Bergetta Monroe, Jack Hooten, Carolyne Griswold Garman, Ray Crumbley, Daniel Griswold and Barbara Ryan.
The topical theme essay for 2016: using not more than two double-spaced, typed pages, write an essay commenting on the following: “Use the name GRISWOLD as an acronym. Each letter should describe your strengths and family heritage”
Scholarship applications and 2017 topical essay question will appear in the January 2017 Bulletin and on this website
All applications must be submitted to Amy Ryan-Day by the deadline of March 31, 2017.
GFA Scholarship Application Requirements: BE SURE TO FILL ALL 10!