Jessie Maxwell Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)
The Jessie Maxwell Memorial Scholarship provides one annual scholarship award to a Beaverton High School graduating high school senior and one award to a Gladwin High School graduating high school senior. The successful applicants must a) be a resident of Gladwin County, and b) have at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, and c) be of upstanding moral character, and d) demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to those individuals pursuing post high school education in the area of construction or manufacturing at a community college, university, trade or technical school, or through an industry-recognized certification program. The essay for this scholarship should describe background, achievements, financial need, and how the applicant has demonstrated upstanding moral character.