Kathryn Ludwig Humanitarian Scholarship
The Kathryn Ludwig Humanitarian Scholarship is privately sponsored by a former family of the Pleasant Valley School District. It will be awarded to a Pleasant Valley senior who recognizes and appreciates people of all abilities, has demonstrated community mindedness, and has shown an interest in helping and/or mentoring peers of all abilities. The Kathryn Ludwig Humanitarian Scholarship is character based, rather than need or merit based. The scholarship will be paid directly to the recipient’s chosen postsecondary institution.
Criteria to Apply:
- Be a graduating senior of PVHS with a GPA satisfactory for college admission
- Plan to attend a college or vocational school upon graduation
- Demonstrate compassion for peers with special needs, be community-minded and show evidence of service-learning experience that is consistent with the intent of this scholarship
- Pursue a career in the helping and/or advocacy profession
Scholarship Personal Statement/Essay:
- In less than 250 words (1700 characters), please tell us why you've chosen your field of study.
- In less than 250 words (1700 characters), please tell us what your plans are after your post-secondary education is complete.
- In less than 250 words (1700 characters), please tell us about one of the following: your ability to problem solve, work with others, and/or your dedication to the community.
- In less than 250 words (1700 characters), please tell us how you've overcome an obstacle.
- In less than 250 words (1700 characters), please tell us anything else about yourself you think the selection committee would like to know.
- In less than 250 words (1700 characters), describe your career goals and explain how these will demonstrate a commitment and dedication to bettering the lives of people.
Past Scholarship Recipients
2022 Kaitlyn Lindauer
2021 Savannah Ervin
2020 Quinn Budde
2019 Amy Showers
2018 Emeleigh Nevills
2017 Anna Grace Molinari
2016 Jenna Duncan
2015 Kelby LaBarge
2014 Natalie Lang
2013 Julianne Delessio
2012 Katelynn Piotter
2011 Brianna Lee