John C. Copp Scholarship
Established in memory of John C. Copp to provide a scholarship to a Stonewall Jackson High School student exhibiting exemplary character and academic achievement.
- Scholarship Amount: 2017 – $1,600; 2018 -To be determined.
- Selection process: There is no application form. The school’s scholarship committee selects the winner of this scholarship each year.
- Candidates must be a graduating senior from Stonewall Jackson in the top 5% of the graduating class.
- Candidates must exhibit honesty, achievement, intelligence, leadership, and academic scholarship.
- Consideration may be given to amount of scholarship support received from other sources.
SJHS Alumni Scholarship
Established by alums of Stonewall Jackson High School to provide a scholarship for a graduating senior.
- Scholarship Amount: 2017 – $1,600.00; 2018 -To be determined
- Candidates must be graduating seniors who have attended Stonewall Jackson High School for at least six semesters.
In addition, the following factors will be considered:
- Whether a parent attended Stonewall Jackson High School (children of alumni get preference)
- Grade point average
- Financial need
- Extra-curricular activities, volunteerism, and work experience
- Official transcript
Brandon Kelly Dawson Memorial Athletic Scholarship
Established by family and friends in memory of Brandon Kelly Dawson to provide a scholarship for a graduating senior athlete from Stonewall Jackson High School who exhibits outstanding characteristics of leadership and sportsmanship while maintaining an acceptable grade point average.
- Amount of award: 2017 – $2,400.00; 2018 – To be determined
- Candidates must have been active two or more years in at least two varsity sports programs at the high school.
- Candidates must have demonstrated sportsmanship on and off the field.
- Candidates must have shown a responsible attitude towards academics, preferably with a B average or higher.
- Candidates must have exhibited excellence of character with qualities of leadership.
- Financial need may be considered at the discretion of the selection committee.
Joe Williams Memorial Scholarship
Established by family and friends local philanthropist Karen Fansler-Ryan in memory of Mt Jackson Mayor Joe Williams to provide a scholarship for a graduating senior from Stonewall Jackson High School
• Amount of award: 2017 – $325.00; 2018 – To be determined