John C. Eckhold III Scholarship ($2,000)

The John C. Eckhold III Scholarship is an award to a resident of Midland County who is either a graduating senior or current college student. The successful recipient would demonstrate financial need, and would show how he/she is overcoming or has overcome a personal or family difficulty. The successful recipient would also demonstrate a recent commitment to achieving academic success and would be driven to the pursuit of a service-oriented career such as health/nursing/medicine, education, etc. The essay for this scholarship should describe background, financial need, career objectives, and should address personal or family difficulty that he/she is overcoming or has overcome.