333. Kerm Bennett Memorial Scholarship


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  • Award: $500
  • Eligibility: Graduating senior from Grants Pass High School
  • Selection Criteria: Applicants for this scholarship are to be of high character, admirable study habits, commendable work ethic, have involvement in athletics, and plan to pursue further higher education in teaching and coaching.
  • Other Requirements: At least one recommendation should come from a coach.
  • Use of Funds: Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the recipients’ college or university for payment of tuition and fees. Award may also be used for books and needed school supplies upon presentation of receipts to JCEF for reimbursement.
  • About the Scholarship: This endowed Memorial scholarship was established by family and friends in 2010 to honor the memory of Kerm Bennett who was a teacher, coach and administrator for many years at GPHS. Mr. Bennett’s last position was as superintendent of Grants Pass School District 7.