North Jackson PTO

Application avaialble here: nje scholarship

North Jackson Elementary

Leadership Scholarship


This scholarship is supported and offered by donations to North Jackson Elementary  to encourage and assist in the further education of  Barren County’s youth.  This year we have two scholarships to be awarded with the amount of $250 each.

Basic Requirements (to be included with application):

*Must have graduated sixth grade from North Jackson Elementary

*Must be a  Barren County High School Senior and provide proof of

  enrollment in a postsecondary institution for the  fall semester.

            *Must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative grade point average.

            *Must provide an official high school transcript

            *Must provide two letters of recommendation: (in sealed envelopes; included with

               the application)

                        -One from school (advisor/counselor, teacher, principal, coach)

                        -One personal (non-related)

            *Must complete a letter or essay stating in your own words –


Describe how the Leader in Me habits you learned while attending North Jackson Elementary have made an impact on your educational career up to this point.  (Must include two specific habits and examples of their impact)


Completed scholarship essay and application should be submitted to your counselor who will submit them to the principal of NJE by March 15.  Please do not add name to essay. An identification number will be provided at the top of the application when submitted to the counselor.

A selection committee will be chosen to review applications and essays and award scholarships.