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    2019 Scholarship Competition

Georgia United High School Scholarship Competition


The deadline for the 2019 Scholarship Competition has passed. Thanks for all students who applied!  


$27,500 in scholarships are awarded in four opportunities: 

  • Vernon E. Carne Scholarship for $10,000       
  • Geraldine Tilson Scholarship for $7,500
  • Polly Hinde Scholarship for $5,000
  • Dorothy Dusenberry Pirkle Scholarship for $5,000


  • Applicants must be high school seniors graduating and entering an accredited college or technical school.
  • Applicants must be a member of Georgia United and in good standing. 
  • All components must be submitted by midnight on February 28, 2019 for your application to be considered. 

Entry Requirements:

  • Create a 1-minute video answering the following the question: "Georgia United was founded on the principles of supporting the community through education. How are you going to use your education to help your community?"
  • Submit an online application including your scholastic achievements and community service projects. 
Applications are due by midnight February 28, 2019. 

Need inspiration? Click below to check out the 2018 winners and their submitted videos!