The Richard C. Hayden Family Scholarship Fund
The Richard C. Hayden Family Scholarship was created in December 2012 in a spirit of service and gratitude. It is a way for the Hayden Family to honor Rick’s hometown and to share the family’s blessings with young King George athletes. The fund will recognize athletic acheivements and support the college education of exemplary competitors.
Each year, at least one scholarship will be awarded to the King George senior who best represents the values of fair play and good sportsmanship. The winner should also exemplify personal character while representing King George, he or she must be a positive role model, worthy of being emulated by future students.
Applicants to the Richard C. Hayden Family Scholarship Fund must:
- Be a graduating senior from King George High School.
- Have lettered in one or more J.V and/or Varsity sports programs.
- Demonstrate plans to attend an institution of higher learning, which may be a 2-year or a 4-year college or vocational school.
Eligible Localities: King George County
Eligible High Schools: King George High School
Deadline: March 01, 2020 by 11:00 PM
Award Amount: $1000
How to Apply
The online application portal will walk students through our application process.
- Students submit general information such as address and high school, as well as information about extracurricular activities or awards.
- Students use the online application to provide the name and email address of their guidance counselor and other individuals. These contacts will receive an email requesting the student’s high school transcript or a personal reference.
- Each of our various scholarships has its own essay guidelines, as described below.
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The Richard C. Hayden Family Scholarship Fund also requires:
- An essay of no more than 900 words that discusses: Your sports acheivements and what they have taught you. Scholarship reviewers will be interested to hear about the best sports experience you have had and why it was the best, as well as what you plan to do with your love of sports in the future.
- Applicants may submit one or two letters of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, coach, supervisor, etc.
More information on how to Apply for a Scholarship.