Katie Jo Vaughn's story is available on a link on the Resource Library
Application Details: Please submit an essay highlighting your qualification for
these two criteria. No more than 2 pages.
Criteria #1 – Regarding balancing and excelling in school and managing extra-curricular activities:
You've figured it out…. You knows how to balance school and a crazy schedule…
however it may be, and you balance and excel in school and the rest of life…. How do
you do it? What tricks do you have? Give us some examples of the creative ways
you have figured this out and excelled.
Criteria #2 – While I do not personally know Katie Jo, I have been impacted by her life and story.
Katie Jo’s time was way-too-short on Earth but I read about her story, heard
of her fun ways, and know her legacy lives on because of the amazing way she
lived. This scholarship is open to all. The goal and desire is that it is awarded to
someone who never, or briefly personally met Katie Jo but was impacted by her
life and legacy and their life was changed and touched by the way she lived life!
How did you learn about her, how did she impact you, even though you never
personally, or very briefly personally met her how did she touch your life! Let Katie
Jo’s love and impact live forever and never fade!