PACE Center for Girls – Lee County Scholarship Nomination

This scholarship is sponsored by Anna “Boots” Tolles. PACE Center for Girls – Lee County nominates a current student for this scholarship under our Special Recognition Scholarships form.  The student must have completed the Uncommon Friends Character Education Curriculum and demonstrate the character traits of the uncommon friends including loyalty, friendship, honesty, and integrity.

Please email the following items as an attachment (to scholarships@uncommonfriends.org) after you submit the form (include your name, the scholarship being applied for, and the nominee’s name in the subject line):

  1. Letter on nominating organization’s letterhead explaining how the nominee meets the criteria.
  2. Nominee’s 500-word essay explaining need, future goals, how he or she emulates the characteristics of the five uncommon friends, how he or she demonstrates ethical behavior in his or her day-to-day living in interaction with others, and include any other specific commentary required by the scholarship.
  3. Letter from additional individual or sponsoring organization.

After offer and acceptance, we will request a digital color headshot photo of you to use in our press releases, in promotional and event materials, and on our website. The photo must be a minimum of 300 dpi and no larger than 1 mb in size. A school photo is ideal for this purpose.