Scholarship Criteria & Application

Eligibility is limited to current high school seniors, who are (1) descendents (children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, etc.) of a Madison High School graduate or (2) descendents (children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, etc.) of a former Madison High student who attended Madison High School for at least two years, but did not transfer to or graduate from another school.

This award will be given on the basis of:
 

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
SCHOOL EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
VOLUNTEER SERVICE
RECOMMENDATIONS
INTERVIEW (If selected as a finalist you must participate in an interview conducted by members of the scholarship committee.)

Financial need may be considered.

All scholarships are in the form of certificates of award, conditioned upon the enrollment of the student recipient in an undergraduate course of study in an accredited* institution of higher education. Upon receipt of notice of enrollment from proper officials, a Madison High School Alumni Association check for the amount of the award will be forwarded to the educational institution to establish a tuition credit for the recipient.

Beginning in 2018, MHSAA will award $1,500.00 to each scholarship recipient.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION TO BE POSTMARKED (CERTIFIED MAIL) IS THE FIRST SATURDAY IN APRIL
NO EXCEPTIONS ALLOWED.


* An accredited institution of higher education is one which meets the standards set by a recognized regional accrediting agency.

The Scholarship Application form is available in the Adobe Acrobat PDF format. If you do not have the current Acrobat Reader software, you may obtain it FREE from Adobe's website.

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Click on the following link to open the Scholarship Form in PDF format for printing.
Scholarship Application Form

From time to time we receive letters from past scholarship recipients thanking the Association for our help with their college expenses. Letters are available on our Scholarship Recipients page.


Contact Information:
    
P. O. Box 836
     Madison, Tennessee 37116-0836
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