The Lexington Chamber & Visitors Center now Accepting Applications for $5,000 Doris Burkett Scholarship
The Doris Burkett Scholarship is given to one Lexington School District One student who will be attending either a four-year college, university or technical college. This scholarship places emphasis on moral integrity and the potential of the individual to become a productive citizen.
Students who apply will be evaluated on the following criteria:
- Strives to be academically successful and possesses a grade point average of 2.0 – 3.5
- Has a need for financial assistance
- Shows ambition to achieve excellence
- Participates in extracurricular activities
- Involvement in community (i.e. church, volunteering, etc.)
- Possesses an interest and ability to “give back” to the Lexington community
Applications must be received by the Chamber no later than Friday, April 14, 2023. Students can either complete and return the scholarship application package to their career specialist prior to the application deadline or deliver to the Lexington Chamber & Visitors Center at 311 W. Main Street, Lexington, SC 29072.
To learn more about the Doris Burkett Scholarship and the Lexington Chamber & Visitors Center, visit www.lexingtonsc.org.
Students can download the Application here: 2023 Doris Burkett Scholarship Application