Graduating High School Senior, no older than 21 years of age at the beginning of the academic year
when the scholarship is awarded.
Enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited post-secondary institution for the academic year in
which the scholarship is awarded.
Recipient(s) will be awarded a one-time disbursement of funds. He/she will not be eligible to apply
for future scholarships through Loyal Thomas Grimes, Jr. Memorial Scholarship, Inc.
Basic Selection Criteria:
High Academic Achievement (GPA of 3.50 or greater out of a 4.0 scale at the time of application);
Two Letters of Recommendation from teachers (indicative of possession of positive attributes of leadership and citizenship);
Recognized contributions to the school through extracurricular activities, including any leadership roles;
Recognized contributions to the community through service activities;
Submit a 3-5-minute video stating your name, current high school of attendance and/or college/university you will attend. Also describe what striving for excellence means to you and how striving for excellence will impact your future.