Coach Russ Morrell Memorial Scholarship

Graduate from a SD High School

Attain a min 3.2 gpa through 7 semesters of high school
Provide a list of extra-curricular and community service activities
Submit a 300-500 word essay detailing a personal story which illustrates an event in which the applicant demonstrated resourcefulness and optimism in the face of adversity.
Provide contact information (phone and e-mail) of two character references who can speak on behalf of the applicant's ability to demonstrate perseverance.  Contacts will also be asked to speak of dedication to the service of others.  Character references may not be related to the applicant.  Please inform character references that they may be contacted by members of the selection committee.

Deadline: The completed application is due on or before March 15 and must be submitted as ONE (multi-page) document to this e-mail address:

The application and additional information may be found in the attachment or in the CHS Cobbler Career Center.