Ellen and Milo Koci Memorial Scholarship

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Ellen and Milo Koci Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was established in memory of Ellen and Milo Koci, who lived and farmed near LaCrosse, Kansas. Ellen attended college and taught in a one-room school during the Great Depression. She and Milo supported and encouraged education for their children and others, supported their neighborhood school, and sent all three of their daughters to a major university. This scholarship was established as a continuing legacy to children of this community.
Criteria for awarding this scholarship:

The recipient must:

  • Be a graduate of USD #395 by the end of the school year in which the scholarship is awarded

  • Have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 2.75

  • Have exhibited a commitment to providing service to others as demonstrated by leadership, volunteer and/ or community service efforts in school and/or community

  • Have been accepted by or attending an accredited institution of higher learning.

  • Submit this application by April 1 to your High School Counselor.

Name of applicant______________________________ Date of application______

Street Address___________________________ City________ State________ Zip____

Year of graduation or pending graduation from LaCrosse High School____________

Cumulative GPA________ SAT, ACT or similar test composite score(s)____________

Institution of higher learning you plan to attend:__________________________

Have you been accepted for attendance? _________ Effective when?___________
Use as much space as necessary to answer each of the questions below:

  1. Describe your leadership/volunteer and community service contributions to others.

  1. Describe your career plans, why you have chosen this career and how receiving this scholarship will help you attain those goals.

  1. List honors and awards you have received.

  1. List your non-academic and leadership activities.

  1. Describe your financial need for this scholarship.

  1. Attach to this application a copy of your high school transcript

  2. Attach to this application three letters of recommendation/reference for this scholarship. At least one letter must be from a high school staff member. Letters from family members or relatives will not be accepted.

I understand that if I am awarded the Ellen and Milo Koci Memorial Scholarship, the funds must be used to defray the costs of my post-secondary education. If I should be named recipient of this scholarship and be unable for any reason to enter a post-secondary institution within six months of winning the scholarship, I will return the funds so they can be used by another recipient. I understand that these funds will be sent to the school that I am planning to attend.
___________________________________ ____________________________

Applicant’s signature Date of application

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