AARON BERNARD MURRAY AND FAY TYLER MURRAY EDUCATION ENCOURAGEMENT FUND

HISTORY
The Fund was established by the Murray Family in 1998.

ELIGIBILITY
Must be a person graduating from Baton Rouge High School with sound academic achievement in their studies good citizenship. Applicants must show leadership qualities within and beyond their peer group and must have taken initiative in school and/or the broader civic life of the community. Only Baton Rouge High School students nominated or recommended by a teacher/school administrator are eligible to apply. These nominations and recommendations should be considered endorsements of the student and his or her participation and engagement in activities that have expanded the quality of life for others. *Please note, no exceptions will be made. Students must meet all criteria.

AWARD
The recipient will receive a one-time $750 award and will be honored at Baton Rouge High School’s annual Honors Day Program.

ADDITIONAL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

  • Transcript
  • ACT/SAT
  • Academic resume
  • Personal statement or essay
  • Letter of recommendation from a Baton Rouge High School’s principal, guidance counselor and/or teacher
  • Official proof of enrollment letter from school

APPLICATION OPENS
January 30, 2018

DEADLINE
March 30, 2018


Questions about scholarships?

Contact Jazmin L. Holtzclaw
jaholtzclaw@braf.org
225.387.6126