Scholarships

Our Board of Directors

  • Dennis McEntire

  • Todd Scarbrough

  • Joni Scarbrough

  • Hannah Scarbrough

  • Brenda Harper

  • Brent Scarbrough

  • Alison Kelleher

  • Gina Weathersby

  • Tamara Ledford

 The Hunter Scarbrough Leadership Scholarship will endow a Newnan High School, Northgate High School and East Coweta High School senior with a one-time donation to be used towards college expenses. For 2023, we will give away multiple $3,500 scholarships to each school.

Aside from the academic requirements, the student chosen must display the characteristics and values that Hunter not only possessed, but valued and nurtured in others: Faith, leadership, academic perseverance and community service. 

 

No application form is necessary. Please provide the following information to your school counselor by Friday, March 24, 2023

 

Criteria for the Hunter Scarbrough Leadership Scholarship include:

  1. Be in good academic standing, with an overall average of 85 on a scale of 100

  2. Participation in at least one extracurricular activity

  3. Participation in Fellowship of Christian Athletes or be active in a faith-based youth program

  4. Three reference letters – 1 must be from a High School Counselor, 1 must be from a FCA Leader or Leader in your faith-based youth program, and 1 from someone who can speak to the studentʼs leadership qualities

  5. An essay (not to exceed 1 page in length) in which the applicant speaks on a situation in which he/she has taken a leadership role

  6. Copy of his/her transcript.

 

The scholarship will be awarded once the student has been accepted to college and enrollment has been confirmed. All applications must be turned in by March 24.

 

For more information, please contact joni@hunterman.org.

Download Scholarship Requirements

Hunter Scarbrough Foundation Awards 2022 Scholarships

Congratulations to the 2022 Hunter Scarbrough Foundation Leadership Scholarship recipients! The Foundation recently awarded $45,000 in scholarships to 13 deserving Coweta County graduating seniors. PRESS RELEASE

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EAST COWETA HIGH SCHOOL

Left to Right:

Joni Scarbrough

Hannah Kunkle

Emma Small

Kaleigh Dunn

Yahiron Pena

Brenda Scarbrough Harper

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NEWNAN HIGH SCHOOL

Left to Right:

Tamara Ledford

Caroline Sibley

Tripp Slaton

Lucas Morrison

Joshua Ward

Shelby Kate Carnes

Joni and Todd Scarbrough

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NORTHGATE HIGH SCHOOL

Left to Right:

Tamara Ledford

Shelby Harlan

Bryson Swartz

Demetria Parham

Ryan Poole and Tamara Ledford

Previous Scholarship Recipients:

2021

Bo Batten, Julius Beavers, Gabe Bowles, Natalie Brauchler, Braedyn Helms, Robyn Long, Will Lovett, Reagan London,

Leah McCall, Turner Scarborough, Ava Shoemake, Willis Tripp, Abby Williams, Alex Williams - Newnan High School

Ryan Ledford, Avery Longmeyer, Jordyn Patterson, Will Stephens - Northgate High School

Aamaria Bennett, Abigail Tew, Ryan Barber, Colby Love - East Coweta High School

2019

Elizabeth Woodham and Logan Hudson - Newnan High School

Ian Meeks and Olivia Sims - Northgate High School

Garrett Render and Kylee McNutt - East Coweta High School

 

2018

Garrison Morgan and Addie Andrews - Newnan High School

Robyn Clarke and Kyle McLaren - Northgate High School

MaKayla Graham and Jakin Buckalew - East Coweta High School

2017

Bennett Rowan - Newnan High School