John Dowling Odom Welding Scholarship

Funded by
Lisa Vaughan
$1,250
1 winner$1,250
Awarded
Application Deadline
Feb 24, 2024
Winners Announced
Mar 24, 2024
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
2
Contributions
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
GPA:
2.5 or higher
Type of Trade:
Welding
School Type:
Trade school
GPA:
Type of Trade:
School Type:
2.5 or higher
Welding
Trade school

John Dowling Odom was a welder who became a well-known business owner in his community.

As a child, John didn’t receive financial support from his family and was an underprivileged student. He was a brilliant man but was never given opportunities or breaks during his youth. As a way to honor his legacy, the John Dowling Odom Welding Scholarship will provide financial support for a student who is currently pursuing or planning to earn their welding certification.

Trade school students are eligible to apply if they have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. This scholarship is specifically for students pursuing a future career in welding. To apply, write or submit a video about why you are pursuing a career in welding and how this scholarship will help you in achieving your future dreams.

Selection Criteria:
Essay, Passion, Impact
Published September 26, 2023