The Jerry P. Rainey Scholarship Fund focuses on assisting qualifying students who display outstanding potential in their chosen major. Academic excellence, community involvement, and personal character are the primary considerations weighted for selecting a recipient.
a. Must reside in the greater El Paso, Texas - Las Cruces, New Mexico area.
b. Must be enrolled in an accredited university, college or technical school.
c. Must have completed at least 24 credit hours of college coursework.
d. Must have maintained a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
e. Contributed or are contributing to the local community.
Application Process. Submit an application packet no earlier than 16 May and no later than 30 June 2016. Send the completed application packet to the contact information listed on instructions you receive with the application packet form below. The application packet will include a completed application form or letter; proof of GPA; proof of completion of at least 24 credit hours of college coursework; written or typed essay, 500 words or less, describing contributions to the community and life goals; and, reference letters from two members of the community other than family members.
Chapter IX will award three scholarships of $1000 each on or before August 20th, 2016.
Fill out the name and e-mail, below, and click on continue to request a scholarship application and packet. After you click on Continue, you will prompted to edit or confirm your name and e-mail address, once you verify it is correct hit the Confirm button in order to complete the scholarship application request process. Again, Application Packets must be returned no earlier than May 16th, 2016 and no later than June 30th, 2016.