Eric Pierce Memorial Scholarship Fund – 1086

Fund Type: Passthrough Scholarship Fund

 

Fund Description:

For a student pursuing a major in Outdoors/Parks/Environment with demonstrated financial need graduating from Martinsville High School. This scholarship was established to commemorate Eric Pierce, who was a student at Martinsville High School.

In the event that the above criteria are too restrictive, the purpose of the Fund shall include the support of educational scholarships for deserving students who most closely satisfy the criteria.

Purpose: Academic Scholarship for students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Vocational Scholarship: For students with at least a 2.3 GPA. For students with demonstrated financial need.

History: At the Forty-third Annual Eminence High School Alumni Banquet, the Eminence Alumni Committee and other alumni discussed and approved the idea of forming an association to promote Eminence High School and address the needs of the community. After suggestions to begin and finance a scholarship, generous donations helped create this fund to support graduates of Eminence High School.