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2018 Scholarship

Every year the McMinnville Kiwanis Club rewards multiple students for their hard work in High
School with scholarships to help them with the ever-increasing expenses of attending college. The
scholarships are given to those students who show their hard work through grades and achievements as
well as participation in activities and community service.
Last year, McMinnville Kiwanis Club awarded over $16,000 in scholarships to deserving students.
This year, we plan to award $16,400 to graduates of McMinnville High School that will be attending their
first year of college in the fall of 2018.
Eligibility: The McMinnville Kiwanis Scholarship is available to all graduating seniors from McMinnville
High School who will be a full-time student attending any accredited college or university in the upcoming
school year.
Scholarships Awarded: This year the McMinnville Kiwanis Club will be awarding 8 scholarships, broken
down as follows:
2 - $3,200 Scholarships
4 - $2,000 Scholarships
2 - $1,500 Scholarships
Three “General Scholarships” will be awarded to the students which grade the highest based on the
Scholarship Criteria (listed below); The remaining five scholarships will be for those qualifying highest in
the “Need-Based” criteria (listed below).
Criteria: Scholarships will be awarded based on the following weighted criteria:
Three General Five Need-Based
25% Academics 20%
25% Community Service 10%
25% Extra-Curricular Activities 15%
N/A Financial Need 35%
25% Interview 20%
Application Process:Download and fill out the attached application form as thoroughly and accurately as possible
and submit to after review of all applications, we
will contact those applicants who meet the criteria to set up an interview with our Scholarship Committee.
***Any incomplete or late application will not be considered for the scholarships.***
Applications are Due by 11:59pm on Monday, April 16th, 2018.

Download Application here.