Applications are available online at wgaesf.org beginning August 1, and are accepted at the beginning of the applicant's senior year of high school. Applications will also be accepted from 2020 high school graduates. Applications, including supporting documents, are expected to be complete by October 30, review will then begin and all decisions will be finalized before April 1. Applicants must have caddied, regularly and successfully, for a minimum of two years and are expected to caddie at their sponsoring club the year they apply for the Scholarship. Due to COVID-19, we expect caddie loops in 2020 will be negatively impacted for this this year's applicants. Applicants must have completed their junior year of high school with above a B average in college preparatory courses. Due to COVID-19 the ACT and SAT will be optional for 2020 applicants. Prepare, in your own words, a typed essay (two pages, double-spaced) that will enable the Scholarship Committee to become better acquainted with you. Your essay should include personal background, future goals, what you expect from a college education and your qualifications for a Chick Evans Scholarship for caddies. Please include personal experiences and specific examples in your essay. Due to COVID-19 the ACT and SAT will be optional for 2020 applicants. The Evans Scholars Foundation ACT code is 1026. The Evans Scholars Foundation SAT code is 0153. Have a parent or guardian write a statement summarizing your family's financial condition. Include any extraordinary expenses or factors that should be taken into account in determining the family's financial need (i.e. employment conditions, medical expenses and/or support of other dependents). Submit copies of front pages of parent(s) 2018 and 2019 Federal tax returns (include Form 1040, do not include schedules and W-2 forms) along with parent(s') most recent pay stub(s). The completed 2021-22 CSS Profile must be submitted online to CSS (cssprofile.collegeboard.org) along with the required fee as soon as possible, after it becomes available on October 1. This year’s family income should be estimated. The 2020 and 2021 family income should be estimated. The Evans Scholars Foundation CSS code is 0153. Use Housing Code 2 (off-campus). - Send to the Scholarship Committee a copy of the 2021-22 FAFSA Federal Student Aid Report with the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) number from the completed FAFSA as soon as it becomes available. The 2021-22 FAFSA becomes available on October 1 at fafsa.ed.gov. Forms and guides are all available at the scholarship site.
1st Financial Bank USA wants to celebrate those who recognize the importance of pursuing educational and financial goals with the 1st Financial Bank USA Financial Goals Scholarship.