Hopewell Elementary Achievement Scholarship

Hopewell Elementary opened in the 2011-12 school year.  Starting as a two-section school, it quickly grew to a four-section school by the 2013-14 school year.  Thousands of students started their pursuit of excellence at Hopewell Elementary.  This scholarship honors such a student and is chosen by the Administration/Counseling Office. This scholarship is one of 12 scholarships awarded and financed solely by the Pleasant Valley Educational Foundation, which raises funds through several events throughout the year.

Each awardee will demonstrate the following:

  1.   Needs to be well prepared by their K-12 experiences and to pursue some form of postsecondary education to expand and refine their skills and background
  2.   Academic Preparation – the ability to reason, solve problems, apply knowledge, and communicate effectively
  3.   Interpersonal Skills – the ability to work effectively with others
  4.   Professional Behaviors – responsibility and dependability
  5.   Community Mindedness – a commitment to being involved

Criteria to Apply:

  • Administration/Counselors will select the senior applicant who attended Hopewell Elementary School and who best exemplifies the characteristics of the New Leaders’ Scholarship Program
  • Plan to attend a college or vocational school upon graduation

Scholarship Personal Statement/Essay:

  • Discuss briefly in 50 words or less what you see yourself doing in 10 years.