Beacon Scholarship for Rural America





Scholarship Description

The Beacon Scholarship for Rural America will award $1,000 scholarships to ONE winner in the Spring and TWO winners in the Fall semester, to graduating high school seniors, current college students or adult learners planning to enroll in an accredited college program during the 2022-2023 academic year.

To enter, you must submit a completed scholarship application online no later than June 30, 2022, to be considered for the Fall 2022 Scholarship and no later than November 30, 2022, to be considered for the Spring 2023 Scholarship.

Instructions to Apply

Must provide an electronic copy of all documents listed below:

  • An essay of approximately 750 words responding to the prompt: “How have you shown patriotism through your community involvement?”
  • A copy of your most recent high school or college transcript
  • Two letters of recommendation from teachers, coaches, counselors, or other academic professionals or colleagues
  • A current photo or school photo for marketing purposes
  • Annual Family Income: To determine if you meet the low-income criteria to qualify for this scholarship, we use the following website:

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