Apply for the The Irene Patrick/Jerry Rouse Boone County Democratic Party Scholarship

2022 Application Deadline: April 20th, 2022

The Irene Patrick/Jerry Rouse Boone County Democratic Party Scholarship is given by the Boone County Democratic Woman’s Club and the Boone County Democratic Club to a graduating senior from a Boone County public or private high school who is a member of the Democratic Party or who plans to become a member when he/she reaches the appropriate age and plans to attend an accredited U.S. College, University, Nursing School, or Technical College/School, or Business School.

Funds for the $500.00 scholarship are provided by the Boone County Democratic Woman’s Club and the Boone County Democratic Club. If there are no applicants who fulfill the requirements of the scholarship, a scholarship will not be awarded.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a resident of Boone County and a senior at a Boone County public or private high school.
  • Must be a registered Democrat, or, if not of age, express the intent to do so at the age of eligibility.
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher grade point average. (Transcript is required, include ACT Score)
  • At least one parent(s) or guardian(s) who is a registered Democrat.
  • Write an essay (one page only, double-spaced and typed) on “Why I support the Democratic Party.”
  • Include a copy of college acceptance letter with this application.

Questions? E-mail to: tylersn@uc.edu

Application Deadline: April 20th, 2022

Application

https://boonecountydemocrats.org/wp-content/uploads/2005/10/2022-Boone-County-Democratic-Party-Scholarship-Application-Form-2.docx

2021 Winner

Grace Poland, a 2021 graduate of Randall K. Cooper High School is the recipient of the 2021 Irene Patrick/Jerry Rouse Boone County Democratic Party Scholarship. Grace will be attending the University of Vermont in fall of 2021. Congratulations, Grace!

Here is a link to Grace’s essay:

https://boonecountydemocrats.org/wp-content/uploads/2005/10/Grace-Poland-2021-Democratic-Party-Scholarship-Essay.pdf

2020 Winner

The scholarship recipient for 2020 is Alaina Allen. She graduated from Conner High School an is attending U.K.

Here is a link to Alaina’s essay:

https://boonecountydemocrats.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Scan-Alaina-Allen-Essay-1-1.png

2019 Winner

Olivia North, who graduated from Conner High School. She is attending the University of Cincinnati majoring in Chemical Engineering.

Here is a link to Olivia’s essay:

https://boonecountydemocrats.org/wp-content/uploads/2005/10/olivia-north-5.pdf

2018 Winner

Devon Carter Brandt, son of Cherie and Jay Brandt of Union

Graduating Ryle High School with a 4.0 average,

National Honor Society, English Honor Society,

Science Honor Society.

Devon will be attending The Ohio State University

in their Honors Engineering program

 

Devon’s Essay https://boonecountydemocrats.org/wp-content/uploads/2005/10/Devon-Brandt-essay.pdf