The Denise H. Bedenbaugh Scholarship

2017 Denise H. Bedenbaugh Scholarship Winners
Right to Left Lexington High School Liam Myhill, River Bluff High School Katie Bryant and
White Knoll High School Jay Loy

Scholarships


The Friends of the Lexington Main Library are offering three $1,000 scholarships.  One will be awarded to a student in the Lexington attendance area, one will be awarded to a student in the White Knoll attendance area, and one will be awarded to a student in the River Bluff attendance area. Students who are homeschooled in these areas are also welcome to apply. Students may use these funds for their post-secondary education.

Who is eligible for this scholarship? 
Any graduating senior in the Lexington, White Knoll, or River Bluff attendance areas (including students who are homeschooled) pursuing a post-secondary education may apply.  The student must be a resident of Lexington County, South Carolina in order to be eligible.

What is the scholarship?
The Friends of Lexington Main Library will award three $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors in the Lexington, White Knoll, and River Bluff attendance areas.  This is a one-time scholarship that can be applied to tuition, books, fees, etc.


General Rules

An essay is required. Applicants will be judged on character, sincerity of purpose, initiative, leadership and need.  This scholarship is issued “one time only” and is not renewable.

The Friends of Lexington Main Library Scholarship Committee shall review all essays and shall have full authority to grant the scholarship.


How To Apply

Applicants may complete the online Google Docs application available at www.lmlfriends.org or complete a paper application and upload all attachments to flmlscholarship@gmail.com.  Paper applications are available at the Lexington Main Library and www.lmlfriends.org.  Handwritten application must be legible.

Google Docs Application or Download PDF Application

All applications and required attachments must be submitted together by 11:59 pm on March 31, 2019 to be eligible.  Applications submitted after or incomplete applications will not be considered. 

For questions contact flmlscholarship@gmail.com or (803) 920-2437.

 

2016 Denise H. Bedenbaugh Scholarship Winners
White Knoll High School - Misty Smith
Lexington High School - Maria Chiarel
River Bluff High School - Julie Hansard

Scholarships