SCRWC Lillian Martin Memorial Scholarships

2022 Scholarship Winners - Mikayla Dayton and Kendall Coleman

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Mikayla Beth Dayton from Sussex Academy High School Awarded $2,500.
Mikayla will attend Virginia Wesleyan University in September 2022.

Mikayla, for the last two weeks has been in Alamba preparing to represent Delaware at the 65th Annual Distinguished Young Women National Finals from June 23rd - 25th at the Mobile Civic Center Theater.  Mikayla is honored to be awarded the Lillian Martin Memorial 2022 Scholarship and is disappointed she will not be able to thank everyone personally at our June 22nd Sussex County Republican Women's Club, Inc. dinner.  

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Kendall Angel Coleman Awarded $1,500.
Kendall will attend James Madison University in September 2022.

Kendall is in Port Charles right now on a deserved vacation with her family.  Kendall is very honored to receive our scholarship of $1,500 and is disappointed she cannot thank the women of the Sussex County Republican Women's Club, in person.   Kendall will be able to use the Scholarship Award towards her education at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia, where she will be majoring in Computer Science.  Spending more time towards her studies and involvement at JMU school marching band and worry less about future college debt.

2021 Scholarship Winners - Riley Klopp and Gabrielle McCormick

Left to right: Gale White, Eileen Beveridge, Kathy Phillips-Page, Gabrielle McCormick, Riley Klopp, Nancy Burdette, Phoebe Cottingham. 

July 19, 2021

The Sussex County Republican Women’s Club, Delaware, held their June meeting on June 23, 2021 at Mulligans Pointe in Georgetown DE.

Our featured guest speaker, the Honorable Jane Brady, Chair of the Delaware GOP, discussed Delaware’s legislative process as well as continuing opportunities to promote conservative values.

 

The recipients of the Lillian Martin Memorial Scholarship were announced and awarded.  Our $2,500 award winner is Riley Noel Klopp.  Riley is a graduate of Cape Henlopen High School and will be attending Franklin & Marshall College to pursue a career in Law.  Our $1,500 award winner is Gabrielle (Gabi) Delaney McCormick who is a graduate of Sussex Academy and will be attending the University of South Carolina as an English major. Please join us in congratulating these outstanding young women for their achievements, academic excellence, and exemplary values.

Courtesy of the Cape Gazette

2023 Scholarship Information - check back for Application

Sussex County Republican Women’s Club, Inc.
Lillian Martin Scholarship Committee

P.O. Box 388

Georgetown, DE 19971



Lillian Martin Memorial Scholarship Application Information


The Lillian Martin Scholarship honors the founder of the Sussex County Republican Women’s Club (SCRWC) Delaware. SCRWC supports the election of Republican candidates, acts as an advocate for Republican Party principles, and empowers women to participate in the political process. Our club is pleased to offer one $2,500 and one $1,500 scholarship to female students residing in Sussex County, Delaware. Applicants must meet the SCRWC Scholarship Committee requirements and intend to enroll or are currently enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, professional, or technical/vocational school. Recipients will be selected based on review of all information provided by this application, a possible committee interview, and approval of the SCRWC Board. Any missing or incomplete information will automatically disqualify an applicant. The scholarship monies will be paid directly to the school the applicant plans to attend. The scholarship monies will be paid directly to the school the applicant plans to attend.

 

Requirements:

  • Applicant must be a registered female Republican residing in Sussex County Delaware.

  • Proof of status as student enrolled in accredited undergraduate, graduate, professional, or technical/vocational school.

  • Completed application form with all required attachments.

  • Copy of high school or post-secondary transcript with certified GPA of at least 2.5

  • Completed application must be postmarked by May 30th and mailed to the address at the top of the application or emailed to scrwcdelaware@gmail.com by end of the day, May 30th.

Agreement: 
The application and supporting information becomes the property of the Sussex County Republican Women’s Club, Inc. The scholarship recipient is required to attend the June 2023 SCRWC meeting at which time the scholarship will be officially awarded. A letter providing club information and meeting time/location will be sent to the recipient.

If there are any changes to my educational plan, I will notify the SCRWC Scholarship Chair of those changes as soon as possible. I agree that I will abide by the conditions of acceptance for the granted award and will participate in an interview process if requested. Applicant’s signature verifies that the information contained herein is true and accurate to the best of their ability. The recipient agrees to permit the SCRWC to use their name and photo for advertising and newspaper articles and on social media.

 


If there are any changes to my educational plan, I will notify the SCRWC Scholarship Chair of those changes as soon as possible. I agree that I will abide by the conditions of acceptance for the granted award and will participate in an interview process if requested. Applicant’s signature verifies that the information contained herein is true and accurate to the best of their ability. The recipient agrees to permit the SCRWC to use their name and photo for advertising and newspaper articles and on Social Media.