The scholarship application is available here. Please print and complete the application, then turn it into your Carthage High school 
guidance counsellor!

April 08, 2017

Last day to hand in Scholarship 


February 20 -27, 2017

Our up coming project is to improve the lives of people living in an underprivileged community in Jamaica.   Twenty-nine of us will be traveling to Maggoty St. Elizabeth, Jamaica to complete the construction of two homes for needy families along with a medical mission.




Service Trip

Applicant must submit the following items:  
1.    Completed scholarship application form.  
2.    Two (2) character references in the form of a letter of recommendation.  
3.    Acceptance letter from accredited college or university 
4.    A copy of their most recent transcript with cumulative grade point average. 
5.    Personal Essay.  

Scholarship applications need to be submitted to the Carthage High School guidance office by April 8, 2017

Feb 20-27, 2017

Service trip to Jamaica

Scholarship Criteria and How to Apply 

  • Offering scholarships to Carthage High School Students
  • Offering Assistance to those in need
  • Providing emergency support 

We at The Pay It Forward Scholarship are always looking for ways to impact our community.  Our primary goal is to award scholarships to graduating seniors at the Carthage Central High School and to ensure that the lack of financial resources does not hold brilliant minds back from pursuing an undergraduate degree.  

Announcement of Scholarship Recipients and Presentation of Awards will be in June at the Carthage Central High School Awards Ceremony. 

01 January 2017

Scholarship Applications will be  Available

1.    Be a U.S. Citizen or legal resident.  
2.    Be a graduating senior with the Carthage High School class of 2017 
3.    Be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university as an undergraduate. 
4.    Demonstrate financial need.