Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Bahama Ruritan Lewis Roberts Scholarship.

The annual Bahama Ruritan Lewis Roberts Scholarship is offering a $1000 scholarship to a Bahama student that is chosen from the entries received. The requirements are listed on the application and include a completed application, a short essay, and residency within 5 miles of the Bahama Ruritan Club.  The application deadline will be April 30th, 2019.  

They generally only get 4-6 applications, so the odds are in your favor!

See Ms. O'kane or  the information board near the counseling office. 

BAHAMA RURITAN CLUB The ANNUAL LEWIS ROBERTS SCHOLARSHIP The Bahama Ruritan Club is proud to sponsor the Annual Lewis Roberts Scholarship. This Scholarship was established in 1986 to honor Mr. Roberts' membership in the Bahama Ruritan Club, his long and faithful service to the Bahama Community, and to help educate others in the value of a Ruritan Club in a community. This Scholarship may be provided to an eligible Applicant for use at an Institution of Higher Learning, such as a University or College, a Technical Institute or College, a Business College, or a School of Nursing. Applications may be submitted based on the following requirements: 1. Applicants are required to be in their Senior Year of High School. 2. Applicants are required to live within a 5 mile radius of the Bahama Ruritan Club building in Bahama, NC. 3. Applicants should have respectable academic performance. 4. Applicants should have financial need for the Scholarship. 5. Applicant are required to complete the attached application. 6. Applicants are required to write a 200- 250 word essay on “The Value of a Ruritan Club in a Community” 7. Please submit the application and essay to the following address : Lewis Roberts Scholarship Committee Attention: Kammy Law, Scholarship Chairperson PO Box 14 Bahama, NC 27503 Or email to: 8. The application and essay are due by April 30, 2019. 9. The selected applicant will be notified by June 5, 2019 and the scholarship will be awarded on June 11, 2019 at the monthly meeting of the Bahama Ruritan members. Please submit any questions about the Scholarship or the Application to Kammy Law at