Mary Moriarty Adams
The Mary Moriarty Adams Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors (or other persons planning to enroll in postsecondary education for the first time) who live or go to school in District 12 and who have demonstrated a strong commitment to public and community service (must be a Marion County resident). Successful applicants will have a record of academic achievement, community engagement and volunteerism. Those hoping to pursue a career in public service or community development should also apply (IE: public safety, education, public health, public policy, entrepreneurship, elected leadership, etc.)
In addition to scholarship funding, awardees will be invited to participate in ongoing leadership development and exploration in relevant fields.
• Letter of recommendation
• High school transcript
• Interview with the selection committee (if requested)