Thornton Academy is pleased to announce The Pillars Scholarship!
The Thornton Academy Middle School (TAMS) Pillars Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship program for newly-enrolling day students entering grade 6, 7 & 8. Thornton Academy will award four $5,000 scholarships to qualified students who demonstrate our Four Pillars:
Respect, Responsibility, Investment, Compassion
The Pillars Scholarship is awarded to exceptional students, regardless of financial need.
The Pillars Scholarship has designated requirements for eligibility and is renewable each year a student is enrolled in good standing at TAMS. Applicants for the scholarship must demonstrate outstanding character in addition to a stellar academic record. Students who do not receive the Pillars Scholarship may apply for financial aid.
In order to be considered, applicants must submit their application and the required scholarship video to TAMS by April 15.
Scholarship video details:
Submit a YouTube link to an original video to firstname.lastname@example.org adhering to the following criteria:
- Create an original video (maximum 3 minutes in length)
- Use only your first name in the video
- Tell us why you believe you embody all the characteristics required of the scholarship winner
Please note: If a student does not have access to YouTube, he or she may submit a supplemental essay addressing the above criteria. By submitting your video, you agree that Thornton Academy can use the video for promotional purposes.