Carolyn Hawkins was an extraordinary teacher, who was passionate about her job.
Teachers can make an impact on the lives of their students, imparting skills that will help them become the best version of themselves. Having a desire to learn and grow is crucial to maximizing educational success, and Carolyn sought to inspire students to demonstrate such passion. The Carolyn Hawkins Memorial Scholarship will support a high school senior in Tennessee as a way of honoring her legacy.
High school seniors in Tennessee are eligible to apply if they demonstrate a financial need.
To apply, explain which of the traits listed below are prominent in your personality and demonstrate how you embody those traits in your everyday life.
Which of the IB Learner Profile traits are most prominent in your character, and how do you demonstrate them in your everyday life? The traits of an IB learner profile are as follows: caring, risk-tasking, open-minded, reflective, inquiring, knowledgeable, balanced, thinker, communicator, and principled.
The application deadline is May 1, 2023. Winners will be announced on Jun 1, 2023.
Award amounts per winner are designated by the donor. Check the award amount for a detailed breakdown.
The winner will be publicly announced on Jun 1, 2023. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
Award checks will be sent to the financial aid office of the winner's academic institution or future academic institution in their name to be applied to their tuition, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school's requirements). If the award is for a qualified educational non-tuition expense, we will work with the winner directly to distribute the award and make sure it goes towards qualified expenses.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to confirm their academic enrollment status. Depending on the circumstances, verification of Student ID and/or their most recent transcript will be required.
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Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.