Live Like Norah - Memorial Scholarship Due: April 1st, 2022
First, complete this application. After completion, please submit a cover letter, an official transcript, one teacher recommendation, and your handwritten essay to your Guidance Counselors by April 1st, 2022.
This scholarship will provide $1,000 for 1 year to a deserving high school senior from Forbush High School and from Starmount High School who plans to attend a 4-year institution.
Norah Smitherman was a 2022 Summa Cum Laude graduate of Forbush High
School who lived life to the fullest. She was very involved in the school community and impacted many students and staff at Forbush with her positive energy. Norah was an active member of Collide Church where she helped with Collide Kids on Sunday mornings and was a part of the Collide Student’s organization. She endeavored to live out her faith in Christ by loving and serving others while sharing her faith.
The recipient must have a GPA of a 4.00 or better through the 1st semester of the senior year.
The recipient must be an active member of a Christian faith organization with a commitment to serving others.
The recipient must be active within their high school in
athletics and clubs.
Once you have completed this application you will
need to turn in the following documents below to your Guidance Counselor:
Current official transcript
One teacher recommendation
Handwritten essay 250 words in what it means to you to “Live Like Norah”
(Please use the provided link to site your essay in MLA Format in essay form.)
A scholarship in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to an eligible senior at each high school. The selection committee will be formed at each high school; this committee will review the high schools’ candidates' applications and interview candidates to select a recipient from their high school. The committees will consist of the following: person from the Christian faith community of the high school, high school staff member, and a family member.