Applications are being accepted for the Erwin McDowell Educational Trust loan

Applications are being accepted for the Erwin McDowell Educational Trust loan. This 0% interest loan provides a scholarship fund for deserving graduates of Creighton Community High School. Typically, graduates have been loaned $1,500-$2,000 per year, which varies, based on the number of applicants.

 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be seniors or graduates of the Creighton Community School.

  • Applicants must apply each year in order to be considered.

  • The applicant must present a signed letter to the Board of Education stating the reason for wishing to attend college, indicating their choice of school, as well as a brief summary of their future career plans.

  • The student and student’s parents must sign a Promissory Note agreeing to repay the loan to the trust fund.

  • The student shall be required to repay the principle of the loan within a period of five (5) years after graduation or employment.

 

Please submit the letter by April 1 to Christine Baldwin, School Counselor. Submissions can be made either through the Erwin McDowell Google form found on Mrs. Baldwin’s school website or emailed to chrisbaldwin@chsbulldogs.org.