The Starkville Foundation for Public Education currently offers several one-time scholarships to exceptional Starkville High School Seniors and is working to expand its scholarship opportunities for 2013. All awards are for seniors who wish to pursue continuing education at a four-year college/university, community college, or vocational/technical training school unless otherwise noted.
Al Nemeth Scholarship – Awarded to up to two Starkville High School seniors who have displayed marked academic improvement during their middle and high school careers.
Carrie Hawkins Leadership Scholarship – Awarded to one Starkville High School senior for exceptional leadership.
Music Legacy Scholarship – Awarded to one Starkville High School senior for exceptional music ability – instrumental, voice, or both.
John Moore “Continuing Education” Scholarship for Vocational/Technical School – Awarded to one Starkville High School senior.
Spirit of the Foundation Scholarship – Awarded to one Starkville High School Senior who plans to continue his/her education at a 4-year college/university, community college, or vocational/technical school.
Hannah Pote “Grit” Award and Scholarship – Awarded to one Starkville High School female who has participated on the soccer and/or cross country team for at least three years.
Paul Scales Career Advancement Scholarship – Awarded to one Millsaps Career and Technology Center student who wishes to continue training in a vocational or technical field. Applicant must be nominated by a Millsaps teacher. Please note additional scholarship guidelines below.