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Body, Mind, & Spirit Scholarship

Body, Mind, and Spirit

For Fall 2022 Admission

This grant is a merit-based award of $5,000 which will be applied toward tuition. This is a one-time grant for one academic year.

The Body, Mind, & Spirit Scholarship grant will be given in addition to any other financial assistance which the family may qualify to receive.

 

Applicant Requirements

  • First time applicant to Fork Union Military Academy
  • Enrolling in 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, or 11th grade
  • GPA equivalent of 3.0 or higher

 

The Selection Process

  1. Applicants must complete the Application for Admission to Fork Union Military Academy, along with all required documentation.
     
  2. Applicants must complete the below application for the Body, Mind, & Spirit Scholarship 
     
  3. The applicant must also submit a video of himself explaining why he embodies Fork Union Military Academy's motto of Body, Mind, and Spirit
  • Feel free to be creative with your video content.
  • The video must be between 3- to 5-minutes long.


Successful applicants should demonstrate excellence in character and honor.

The selection committee will review all applications and videos received by the submission deadline.

The winner will be contacted in early February by the Director of Enrollment Management, Mrs. Jackie Montero-Sharpe.
 

How to Submit Video

Applicants may submit their video in either of two ways:

1. Upload video directly to Fork Union Military Academy's Dropbox account via this link: https://www.forkunion.com/body-mind-spirit-video

2. Upload video to your YouTube or Vimeo account (video may be unlisted or public) and email the video link to our Director of Enrollment Management, Mrs. Jackie Montero-Sharpe, at monterosharpej@fuma.org.

 

Deadline

January 28, 2022

 

 

Body, Mind, & Spirit Scholarship Application

 

Student Information

 

Parent/Guardian Information

 

Student Essay Question

Please answer the following question in 300 to 500 words.

Why do you believe you would be a good member of the Fork Union Military Academy Corps of Cadets?

 

Applicant and Parent/Guardian Agreement and Video Release

Agree
I am applying for the Body, Mind, & Spirit Scholarship. By selecting "agree" in the selection bubble to the right of this statement, I attest that this application is my own work. I have read the information regarding the Body, Mind, & Spirit Scholarship and wish to be considered for the scholarship grant. *
Agree
My son is applying for the Body, Mind, & Spirit Scholarship. By selecting "agree" in the selection bubble to the right of this statement, I attest that this application is his own work. I further give permission for my above named son to appear in a video to be submitted in application for this scholarship grant. I grant permission to Fork Union Military Academy or their authorized agents to use the video submission or any part thereof, including the name, likeness or voice of my child, for any legitimate purpose without compensation or remuneration to myself, my heirs, executors, administrators or assigns. I have read the information regarding the Body, Mind, & Spirit Scholarship and give my permission for my son to be considered for this scholarship grant. *

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