HARRIET BABIN MILLER SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Harriet Babin Miller Scholarship was established in honor of the Babin family, who were educators in the Dutchtown school system for more than 100 years. The recipient will be a high school senior graduating with a sound record of achievement in his or her studies and of outstanding school citizenship. This annual award will also include recognition of leadership ability by selecting a graduate who has taken initiative in school activities and organizations that contribute to an improved quality of life for the greater community.
Each year, the Fund provides one scholarship to a Dutchtown High School senior who will attend on a full-time basis an accredited, two and/or four year college or university.
The scholarship is a onetime award in the amount of $500. Scholarship awards shall be used toward the following, in order of priority: tuition and fees; books and supplies; room and board; and commuting expenses up to $50 a month.
In making its decision, the Scholarship Advisory Committee will use the following criteria: In addition to submitting the Common Application, applicants must submit the following:
- Academic Resume
- Personal Statement or Essay
- Letter of Recommendation from school’s principal and/or guidance counselor.
Applications must be submitted by April 1. All applicants will be notified of the Committee’s decisions within two months of the due date.