Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse (MKOTSH) Hospitality Scholarship Program 2023-2024
Dear Students and Parent/Guardians:
The Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse takes its name from the USS Seahorse and the Battle of Bay St. Louis between the United States Navy and the British Navy on December 13-14, 1814. The MKOTSH is honoring those courageous sailors who valiantly fought for this Country's independence. MKOTSH is a 501c(4) nonprofit organization with over 300 active members with the mission to promote economic growth in Bay St. Louis and raise money for local charitable organizations.
Attached is an application for the third annual Hospitality Scholarship awarded by MKOTSH. The scholarship is open to all residents of Hancock County who are high school seniors or graduating community/technical college students and plan to pursue a Hospitality related program of study. The scholarship check will be made payable to the higher education institution to be attended. The amount of the scholarship is $1,000. The scholarship check will be mailed directly to the institution.