Scholarships Given by CFWA

Scholarships Given by the CFWA

  1. Anders Scholarship Fund

Given to TCHS senior – $1,000 – Actually give 2 each year

Selected by staff at TCHS

Counselor contact – Suzanne Wheat



  • Andre Robertson Memorial Scholarship

Given to Holt senior – $1,000

Selected by staff at Holt

Scholarship is named for former beloved teacher at Holt High School

Counselor Contact – Sarah Hall,





  • Ellis-Greene Scholarship Fund

Given to City Schools senior – $1,000

Each of 3 schools submits one name and CFWA selects winner

Scholarship is named for mother of Donna Winn

Counselor contacts –     



  • Elois Zeanah Endowed Scholarship

Open to state wide applications – Student must be minimum of sophomore in college

Given in Fall of each year – $1,000 – by Tusc County Republican Women Assoc

Application on line submitted to CFWA



  • McAbee Construction Scholarship

Given by application process through Shelton State Community College



  • Pat Faucett Endowed Scholarship

Given to TCHS senior – must attend UA

Up to $6,000 per year renewable for up to 4 years

Staff at TCHS does initial screening –

Counselor contact – Suzanne Wheat



  • Ryan Rainey Memorial Scholarship

Given to Hale County senior

$1,000 – Given to medical field as 1st priority

See local school counselor



  • James and Elois Zeanah Opportunity Scholarship

Given to senior from Pickens County

Not yet offered



  • Kinire Endowed Scholarship

Open to state wide application with priority given to Coosa County senior

Coosa Central High School Counselor contact – Misty Wade,

Amount – TBA; can be up to full cost including room and board

Given one year at a time with opportunity to renew with 2.0 average


  • Poe and Central Alabama Asphalt Scholarship

Given to Holt senior – $1,000

Selected by staff at Holt

Counselor Contact – Sarah Hall,