According to the letter read at the presentation, Shaffer's involvement in a number of community extends from school to church to community and made her an excellent choice for a "Good Citizen. Although involved in a number of activities, Shaffer also displays "unwavering" commitment to academic excellence, the presentation continued. She was an honor roll student in grades
Both winning students were invited to read their essays at a spring meeting of the chapter and will receive cash awards from the group The DAR Good Citizens program and Scholarship Contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship.
The faculty from each high school in Hill County is asked to select a Good Citizen from their senior class who exhibits the qualities of dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism. The War of ". Students were asked to pretend they were alive during and War of and had a friend who became famous in history because they stood up for America during that exciting but dangerous time.
They were asked to describe the person and how he or she stood up for America, explaining why it is important to honor such heroes when we celebrate the th Anniversary of the War of College Scholarships Inthe Fort Graham Chapter, with inspiration and seed money from member Betty Fritz, established a local chapter scholarship to be awarded to a graduating senior from Whitney High School.
The chapter has raised money each year to continue that tradition. Danielle Rutherford from Hillsboro High School was selected as the scholarship recipient this year.Richard Dobbs Spaight DAR Good Citizen Scholarship.
This scholarship honors a high school senior who demonstrates the qualities of a good citizen.
Each school's DAR Good Citizen receives a DAR Good Citizen pin, certificate, and recognition card. This student is then eligible to enter the DAR Good Citizens Scholarship Contest. The DAR Good Citizens Award and Scholarship Contest, created in , is intended to recognize high school seniors who possess the qualities of dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism.
DAR Good Citizen Scholarship Winners, Kathy Nutt.
February 1, George Washington Luncheon. American History Essay Winners, Lula Cole.
March 8, Preserving the Past/Inspiring the Future, Gale Crafton. April 12, Conservation/Tree Planting, Sarah Steinman & Kathy Self. * Essay contests for grade school and high school students and local schools * Scholarships * Volunteer work in community classrooms * Tutoring and assisting in literacy programs for adults and students * Constitution Week kits distributed to local classrooms * DAR Good Citizens Award.
To apply for the College JumpStart Scholarship you must meet the following requirements: 1) High school 10thth grader, college student or non-traditional student; 2) U.S. citizen or legal resident; 3) Attend or plan to attend an accredited 2-year, 4-year or vocational / trade school in the U.S.
4) Be committed to using education to better your life and that of your family and/or community.