Shelly Ward Ottawa High School Cheerleading Scholarship Fund

Purpose: This fund was established to support Ottawa High School graduating seniors who are pursuing a college degree and who have participated in school activities encouraging school spirit.

Criteria: In order to be eligible for the scholarship, you must meet the following:

  • Be a graduating senior of Ottawa High School.
  • The student must continue to attend classes and keep a 2.5-grade point average (or equivalent).
  • Submit a scholarship application on a form provided by the Foundation.
  • Must submit current year FAFSA form with application.

Guidelines: Recipients may reapply for the scholarship. Scholarships are awarded anually and dispersed in 2 equal payments in August and January.

Amount: Varies

Deadline: Applications must be postmarked by April 1.

Application form: Download here.

Please submit applications by April 1st to:

Franklin County Community Foundation
P.O. Box 17
Ottawa, KS  66067-0017