The Ian James Wallace Scholarship fund will award a minimum of two scholarships ($1,500 each) for post-secondary education in recognition of one Smoky Hill High School senior and one graduating senior from the state of Colorado who intend to pursue a major in the Arts and Humanities.
The senior must exhibit advancement in personal growth and development in one or more of the following areas: community contributions, academic success and personal accomplishments. Community contributions include community service projects, co-curricular activities, athletics and sportsmanship.
Academic success includes improvement in GPA between freshman and senior years, raising and achieving academic goals. Personal accomplishments (in or out of school) include the arts, music, theatre, technology, consumer/family studies, science, athletics, volunteer work, etc.
A) Recipients of the Scholarship will demonstrate and be committed to furthering their education in the field of Arts and Science.
B) Is a Colorado high school graduate entering college as a freshman;
C) Provides a copy of the most current transcript showing an accumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better (unweighted) through the first semester of the student's senior year;
D) Scholarship funds will be earmarked only for the student's first year of college;
E) Scholarship checks will be sent to the institution in which the award recipient is enrolled full-time for their freshman academic school year.