Levi Pearson Scholarship Fund

    Levi Pearson Scholarship
​Scholarship Overview:

The Levi Pearson Scholarship Fund was established by family members and friends for the purpose of assisting young men and women of the Christian Faith in Clarendon County to obtain a college education. The funds for this scholarship will be administered by the Levi Pearson Scholarship Fund Committee.

Please read careful the requirements of the scholarship application process. All submitted information must be postmark by the May 2, 2014 deadline.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

• Must be a resident of Clarendon County
• Must be a graduating senior
• Must have a Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
• Must have been accepted into a college or university
• Active Member of a Congregation (Bible based) 


APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

The following information must be submitted as one complete package. (It will not be accepted separately): 

• Completed application (must be typed)  

• A current official transcript of all high school and college courses taken to date (seal must  
  appear on transcript) 
. A copy of ACT/SAT Scores 

• A fifteen hundred (1500) word essay entitled: What impact did Mr. Levi Pearson   
  and Mr. Hammitt Pearson make on the educational system in Clarendon County, and 
  throughout  the nation  and how has it impacted your life in continuing your education in  
  today's society   (Essay must be double- spaced and typed.)

• A copy of the letter of acceptance from the college or university you plan to attend

• Three (3) letters of recommendations are required: teacher, advisor or counselor,   
   community leader or volunteer supervisor, adult mentor, youth minister or Pastor. All letters 
   must be signed and dated. See the enclosed Recommendation Form to give to your 
   references to help them in writing the letters.

• One (1) professional school photograph (3" x 5" preferred, wallet size accepted)

• All materials must be postmarked by the deadline to be considered. (May 2, 2014) 

APPLICATION (Microsoft Word)           PDF File

RETURN COMPLETED APPLICATION TO:

The Levi Pearson Scholarship Committee
Post Office Box 2194
Sumter, SC 29151

Questions/concerns can be emailed to: thelevipearsonscholarshipfund@yahoo.com