The Alabama Department of History and Archives recently asked the ALSDE to help get the word out to high school counselors about the Stonewall Jackson Memorial Fund Repayable Scholarship. In order to qualify, applicants must submit an essay of 1,500 - 2,500 words on a topic or issue that relates to the life of Stonewall Jackson.
A cover page and an annotated bibliography of sources must accompany the essay.
****The scholarship functions as a repayable no-interest loan that must be
repaid after graduation from college.****
The scholarship evaluation committee will award repayable scholarships of the following amounts: 1st place, $3,000; 2nd place, $2,000;
and 3rd place, $1,000. The application deadline is April 1, 2015. More information about the scholarship, as well as the application, can be found here: