Scholarships are awarded to academically deserving students regardless of their grade level. All students in grades 5-12 are eligible.
I. Application Procedures
A.Fill out online or print and mail to: USAA, 2528 Palumbo Dr, Lexington, KY 40509.
B.Answer all questions and attach any supporting materials to the scholarship application.
C.The applicant and the parent must sign the application form.
D.When we receive the scholarship application, a confirmation package will follow.
II. Scholarship Selection
A.The Scholarship Selection Committee reviews all applications, and careful consideration is given to each applicant.
B.Middle and high school scholarship applications are reviewed separately.
C.Selection will be based on student’s grade point average, scores on ACT, SAT, honors/awards, extra-curricular activities, leadership skills. (See Scholarship Selection Criteria on our website for more details.)
D.The Foundation attempts to verify all information.
III. Notice of Cash Grants
A.Students and their teachers will be notified by email about the scholarship selection by the end of the month of October.
B.The cash grants awarded go directly to the student with the anticipation that the money be used for educational purposes.