The Dana Michelle Pettaway Servant's Heart Scholarship 2021 Application Now Closed!
WHAT IS THE DANA MICHELLE PETTAWAY SERVANT’S HEART SCHOLARSHIP?
Dana Michelle Pettaway Ministries, Inc., was established in January 2004, in memory of Dana Michelle Pettaway. Dana was a vibrant, teenage leader who glorified God in every aspect of life. Her passion was to impact others through Christian mentorship, positive role modeling, evangelism and tangible acts of service. The Dana Michelle Pettaway Servant’s Heart Scholarship seeks to identify high school seniors who are influential for God through Christian leadership and service. The DMP Servant’s Heart Scholarship will be awarded to 7 such students who possess the above qualities and who plan to further their education by attending an institution of higher learning.
WHO QUALIFIES TO APPLY?
You must meet the following criteria to apply:
- Be a legal U.S. resident
- Attend high school in Harris County, TX
- Be a high school senior who is eligible for graduation in May or June of 2021
- Intend to enroll as a full-time student in an accredited college, vocational or technical school in the Summer or Fall of 2021
- Minimum GPA of 2.75
- Minimum of 30 documented service hours
HOW ARE WINNERS CHOSEN?
- The selection criteria are based upon Essays, Letters of Recommendation, GPA, and service in each of the following 3 areas: Church, School and Finalists will have a mandatory interview on April 24, 2021.
- At the discretion of the Committee, one Overcomer Scholarship may be awarded to an applicant who meets the minimum requirements (above), but in the setting of difficult circumstances or obstacles. These obstacles must be described in Essay #2, with an explanation of how they were overcome to continue service.