Sipu is pleased to announce that a scholarship in the amount of
$300.00 will be awarded to a graduating high school senior.
The Amy Theriault Memorial Scholarship Applications (available at bottom of this page)
will be accepted from graduating high school seniors who are Wesget
SipuTribal Members in good standing.
must be attending or planning on attending a fully accredited college
or university on a full-time basis.
requirements for scholarship application:
a currently enrolled member in good standing with theWesget
high school transcripts
a copy of their college acceptance
a short two part essay:
part - Themselves and their plans. Students should have clear
goals about what they want to accomplish in life. Progress
toward accomplishing their goals may be demonstrated by study,
work, volunteerism, extracurricular activities, leadership roles etc.
part- What their Native American Indian heritage means to them.
two letters of recommendation
for awarding all Scholarships
members of the Scholarship Committee will screen applications and
award the scholarship on the following basis:
(school & community);
TO OTHERS (school & community);
item will receive a numerical rating from 1-9 (one being the lowest,
nine the highest) with the scores for scholastic ability being
doubled. The total of these ratings determines the success of the
application (in case of a tie, a member of the Board of Directors
will be asked to evaluate both applicants and that evaluation will
serve as the tie-breaker.)
& ALL REQUIRED DATA MUST BE RECEIVED BY May 31,
Fort Kent Mills, Maine
Sipu Presents the
Amy Theriault Memorial Scholarship
click on Application, Save Picture As "Scholarship App", then print from your
computer to fill out and mail with all required data before May 31, 2017.
The Amy Theriault Memorial Scholarship