Scholarship Awards

Scholarships shall be applied towards tuition and fees only. Payment of each annual installment will be made directly to the recipient’s educational institution. Prior to each annual installment, the recipient shall submit a statement or invoice from the educational institution that includes the amounts due, the remittance address, and the recipient’s account number. Said statement shall be submitted directly to the treasurer of the Darcy Akers Fund.

In addition, after completion of their first year each recipients shall submit a copy of their previous years transcripts along with their statement. Recipients are required to maintain a G.P.A. of 3.0 or above to continue receiving their scholarship installments. Transcripts are required to verify compliance with this requirement.

The recipient is solely responsible for providing this information and no reminders will be sent. Failure to provide either the annual statement or the annual transcripts shall result in the loss of the annual installment. Annual installments cannot be carried forward to subsequent years and are non-transferable.