Scholarship Applications

 

The Meridian Public School School Foundation offers scholarships to current Meridian High School Seniors and Meridian High School Alumni.  Please scroll down and review the application process for the appropriate scholarship program.

 

MERIDIAN HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS:

Please use this application to apply for a Meridian Public School Foundation Scholarship. There are four parts to this application.

  1. Fill out this application online. Print a hard copy.
  2. Obtain two letters of recommendation. One letter must be from a Meridian High School teacher or administrator. The second letter must be from a member of the community. Attach these letters to your application.
  3. Print out a copy of your current student grade report from Skyward and attach to your application.
  4. Deliver your application, letters of recommendation and your grade report in a packet to the MHS Scholarship Coordinator, Shannon Waterman. The Coordinator will complete the last page of this application and attach your student transcript.

Deadline for application is March 31, 2016.

Click here to complete HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR online SCHOLARSHIP application

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANTS

Once awarded a MPSF Scholarship recipients must:

  •  have graduated from Meridian High School
  • Recipients must be continuously enrolled, in good standing, in a degree or certification program at any four-year, bachelor-degree-granting college or university, or any community college or state- supported technical college in the United States. Private trade schools or schools outside the United States may be considered at the discretion of the Board
  • be enrolled in a minimum of 12 quarter credits or 10 semester credits. (Recipients must submit an official “Certificate of Enrollment” from the Registrar of their institution before funds can be awarded.)
  • email a progress report (unofficial copy of grade report) each quarter/semester to Paul Kratzig, MPSF Board Chairman email: kratzig@aol.com
  • be willing to periodically share their educational career experience with future graduates in Meridian School District as mutually arranged
  • notify the Foundation at any time during the school year of any changes to their schooling or if they are no longer attending school.

IN ORDER FOR THE RECIPIENT TO HAVE THE SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS SENT TO THE INSTITUTION THE RECIPIENT MUST PROVIDE A PACKET OF THE FOLLOWING TO THE MPSF NO LATER THAN AUGUST 15, 2016:

  1. A single typed page that lists: Recipient’s full name- college ID#- identification of quarter or semester system- college’s financial aid/scholarship department information for where scholarship funds are to be sent – student permanent address, phone number, and email
  2. A thank you letter to the Meridian Public School Foundation
  3. An OFFICIAL DOCUMENT from the Registrars Office indicating the recipient is registered as a full time student. *Important: this is not a printed class schedule. This is an Official Certificate  or Letter that must be acquired from the Registrars Office.

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MERIDIAN ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP:

Please click on the link below to be directed to the online application form.  Your submission will be reviewed and you will be contacted shortly for further instruction.

Deadline for application is:  APRIL 15, 2016

Click here to complete the online MPSF ALUMNI Scholarship Application:

MPSF ALUMNI REQUIREMENTS

In order to be considered for a scholarship, the Meridian Alumni recipients must:

  • be graduates of Meridian High School.
  • Recipients must be continuously enrolled, in good standing, in a degree or certification program at any four-year, bachelor-degree-granting college or university, or any community college or state- supported technical college in the United States. Private trade schools or schools outside the United States may be considered at the discretion of the Board. Recipient must have a current Official Transcript sent to the MPSF before funds are awarded.
  • be enrolled in a minimum of 12 quarter credits or 10 semester credits. Recipients must submit an official Certificate of Enrollment before funds are awarded.
  • email a progress report (unofficial copy of their grade report) each quarter/semester to Paul Kratzig, MPSF Board Chairman- email: kratzig@aol.com
  • be willing to periodically share their educational career experience with future graduates in Meridian School District as mutually arranged
  • notify the Foundation at any time during the school year of any changes to their schooling or if they are no longer attending the school.

IF YOU ARE AWARDED A SCHOLARSHIP, IN ORDER FOR THE FUNDS TO BE SENT TO YOUR INSTITUTION YOU MUST:

  1. PROVIDE TO THE MPSF NO LATER THAN AUGUST 1ST:
    • An official Certificate from the Registrars Office  indicating the recipient is currently registered as a full time student. *Important: this is not a printed class schedule. This is an Official Certificate or Letter that must be acquired from the Registrars Office.
    • Single typed page that lists:
      • Recipient’s full name
      • College ID#
      • College’s financial aid/scholarship department information for where scholarship funds are to be sent
      • Student permanent address, phone number and email
    • A Thank you letter to the Meridian Public School Foundation
  2. Have your OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT sent to the MPSF no later than August 1st, 2016
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