The Eagle Scout applying for a scholarship
must personally complete the application.
Complete the official scholarship application
and enclose only the items requested in the
requirements. Additional pages will not be
Answer all questions as fully as possible.
Directly type all responses into the
application file. The application should not
exceed four pages in length.
When finished you must email the final
Applications emailed between February 1st
and April 15th will be considered. You will
receive an email notification when your
application is received.
Applications become the property of the
selection committee and will not be returned.
Submitting an application does not guarantee
a scholarship will be granted. The decision of
the committee is final.
All applicants must
1. Be an Eagle Scout and have received
credentials from the national office.
2. Be a graduating high school senior or an
undergraduate college student who is not
currently in his senior college year.
3. Submit an application that is emailed
between February 1st and April 15th.
4. Submit: High school transcript and
ACT/SAT test scores.
5. Provide one signed recommendation from a
volunteer or Scout leader.
6. Have demonstrated leadership in Scouting
and have a strong record of participation in
activities outside of Scouting.
7. The applicant must have received his Eagle
Award in a troop registeredin the Dan
Beard Council OR have been active in the
Dan Beard Council for the past two years.
8. The selection committee may (if necessary)
conduct interviews of the finalists.
Dan Beard Council Eagle Scout Association
College Scholarship Application Form
First Middle Last
Home telephone number __________________________Birth Date_____________________
High school graduation date__________ Eagle Board ofReviewDate___________________
Troop number___________ Chartered by_________________________________________
Received Eagle in Dan Beard Council ____ yes ____ no. Ifno, what date did you become active
in Dan Beard Council? _______ date. What was your role and Troop/organization? _________
Please answer the following questions as completely as possible in the space provided.
Additional pages will not be accepted with your scholarship application.
Service to Scouting:
What Scouting leadership positions have you held? ____________________________________
Other than Eagle, what Scouting honors/awards have you received? _______________________
Describe your Eagle Service project and who it benefited. How did you do it and what was the impact?
Note: Service is one of the values a Scout learns along the trail to Eagle. The Dan Beard Council
Eagle Scout Association Scholarship recipient will demonstrate an exemplary record of service to
Scouting and his community. The selection committee will also consider academic merit and
One of the values of an Eagle Scout is service to Scouting. Briefly describe your service to Scouting and your
plans for the future.
Service to your Community:
One value of Scouting is service to the community. Describe your contributions to your church, school, and your
My high school GPA is ____________ on a scale of ___________
College Test Scores: Use either ACT or SAT but NOT both:
ACT ____ or SAT (1600 max score) ______ SAT (2400 max score) _______
Class Rank _________out of _____ (List your school’s official Ranking)
What high school honors have you received? __________________________________________
What is/are your goal(s) during college?
How will college help you achieve your life goal(s)?
What is your overall financial plan for college? Where will you get the money to pay your expenses?
One of the Scout Laws is Thrifty. How have you been personally thrifty in preparing for college expenses?
Are there family circumstances that should be considered?
1. How many family members, including you, will be attending college or any other educational institution
charging tuition next year? _____________
2. Number of dependent children in your family? _________ Ages_______________
3. What College(s)/University(s) have you chosen or are considering?
A. _______________ B. _________________ C. __________________
4. List next year expenses for each school.
Tuition A. ________________ B. _________________ C. __________________
Room/ Board A. _______________ B. __________________ C. __________________
5. Specifically how will your college expenses be funded?
Parents' Contribution? $____________ Your contribution? $ ________________
Scholarships? $ __________ Loans? $__________ Grants? $ ____________
Other Sources? $ _________ (describe) ___________________________________
Why should the selection committee consider you for this scholarship?