NORCROSS, GA – Gary Keisling ACCESS Scholarship Program applications for 2018 are now available to incoming James Madison High School students.
Eligibility for the award is based on a combination of academic performance and an essay submission. Applications must be received via electronic submission by March 1, 2018. Recipients will be announced April 2, 2018, and awards will be made April 18, 2018.
“ACCESS program money is set aside so we can encourage our best and brightest students,” said JMHS principal Megan Bowen. “Every student who meets the eligibility requirements should apply for one of these scholarships.”
The award is a four-year, full-tuition scholarship open to incoming James Madison High School freshman or transfer students who enroll after Jan. 1, 2018. To be eligible, freshman applicants must have completed the 8th grade with a 3.0 GPA (or better). Transfer student applicants must have a 3.0 GPA (or better) on their high school transcripts. The scholarship is renewable upon entering each grade level based upon academic performance. For an application, please visit ACCESS Scholarship Application 2018 – James Madison High School.
James Madison High School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI) and by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency. The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).