Linda Kay Monroe Whelan Memorial Education Scholarship

$1,000
1 winner$1,000
Open
Application Deadline
Apr 14, 2024
Winners Announced
May 14, 2024
Education Level
High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior
State:
California
Background:
Low-income
Experience:
Volunteering
Education Level:
State:
Background:
Experience:
High school senior
California
Low-income
Volunteering

Giving back to the community helps students understand important values and skills that can help them succeed in the real world and become good people.

It’s important to celebrate and encourage these skills and efforts, supporting students as they improve their communities and their character. The Linda Kay Monroe Whelan Memorial Education Scholarship will support a student in California who volunteers in their community.

This scholarship memorializes Linda Kay Monroe Whelan who was a dedicated public servant, both through her lifelong career as a teacher and in her free time through her volunteer activities. Linda was a resident of Riverside, CA and was passionate about her community and making it a better place every day.

High school seniors in California are eligible to apply if they are from a low-income background, have volunteer experience and are planning to pursue a college education after high school. To apply, write about how giving back within your community has shaped your life and about what your educational goals are.

Selection Criteria:
Essay, Passion, Impact
Published December 20, 2023
$1,000
1 winner$1,000
Open
Application Deadline
Apr 14, 2024
Winners Announced
May 14, 2024
Education Level
High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

How has giving back within your community shaped your life? Give an overview of your college educational goals.

400–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Apr 14, 2024. Winners will be announced on May 14, 2024.