AARON BERNARD MURRAY AND FAY TYLER MURRAY EDUCATION ENCOURAGEMENT FUND


HISTORY

This Fund was established by the Murray Family in 1998.

ELIGIBILITY

The applicant must be graduating from Baton Rouge Magnet High School with sound academic achievement and demonstrate good citizenship. The applicant must show leadership qualities within and beyond their peer group and must have taken initiatives in school and/or the broader civic life of the community. Only Baton Rouge Magnet High School students nominated by a teacher or school administrator are eligible to apply. These nominations 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.

AWARD

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

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

  • Application

  • Previous semester’s academic transcript

  • ACT/SAT

  • Academic Resume

  • An essay that details the student’s background, interest, and future plans.

  • Letter of Recommendation from Baton Rouge Magnet High School’s principal, guidance counselor and /or teacher accepted.

APPLICATION OPENS: January 1, 2019

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 30, 2019


Questions about scholarships?

Contact Scholarship Manager
scholarships@braf.org
phone: 225.387.6126
fax: 225.387.6153