Reverend George and Jean Seifert Memorial Fund

This scholarship is for a Lakeview High School graduating seniors and graduates, or residents of the Lakeview School District in Battle Creek who plan to attend college, a university, or seminary school or equivalent. Considerations are: demonstration of good character, citizenship, achievement of average or above average grades. Financial need may be considered. Preference will be given to applicants who plan to attend seminary school or equivalent and former recipients may reapply. Candidates are asked to complete a one-page essay and submit a letter of recommendation.

How To Apply
BCCF General Application plus Rev. George & Jean Seifert Memorial Scholarship additional application

Scholarship Eligibility & Criteria
Award is given to a qualified Lakeview student who plans to attend college, a university or seminary school; demonstrates a strong religious participation and commitment; has evidence of a plan for religious education with intent for religious service; good character and citizenship; and achievement of average or above average grades. All religious affiliations are eligible for consideration.

Every qualified applicant will be considered; however, financial need may be a factor. A one-page essay explaining the applicant’s religious beliefs, commitment and intent is required.

The Selection Committee and LSEF shall determine the amount of the award on an annual basis. In general, the amount will be $750 or more.

Renewal consideration may be given to a previous recipient if they reapply and qualify. Renewals are dependent upon available funds.
Renewal requests are due to LSEF by May 20.

All scholarship applications are due by March 28. Recipient announced at Awards Assembly and graduation time. Recipient will be announced at graduation time and notified by letter.