Shirley A. Klida Memorial Scholarship

Bay Area Community Foundation

This scholarship was established in 1997 in memory of Shirley A. Klida, a person who demonstrated exemplary character throughout her life. Shirley was very active in religious and community service and has long-standing participation in the Booster Club. This scholarship benefits senior at Bay City Western High School accepted at a Michigan college or university.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Senior at Bay City Western High School.
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Residence:
    Bay County resident.
  • School:
    Senior at Bay City Western High School.
  • College:
    Accepted at a Michigan college or university.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Essay:
    Write an essay describing your most meaningful achievement(s), how they relate to your future goals, and why you are deserving of a scholarship. The essay must be between 2,500-3,000 characters (spaces do count).
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Two letters of recommendation at least one letter must be school-related and one letter may be personal or professional.
  • Other Materials:
    A completed online application;FAFSA;Student Aid Report;A portrait of the applicant.

Contact Information