2016 Bart Allen Memorial Scholarship Recipent
Florida $1,000.00 Scholarship
Son of Leanne and Hugh Donaghy
Grandson of Anita and Jerry Padgett of Padgett Pulpwood, Inc. of Middleburg, FL
Attended Oakleaf High School, Orange Park, FL
William plans to attend University of Florida.
Bart Allen Memorial Scholarship
SWPA will be awarding two $1,000.00 college scholarships and two $500.00 college scholarships for eligible high school graduates or first time college students.
Two $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded to children or grandchildren of SWPA Wood Producer members.
Two $500.00 scholarships will be awarded to children or grandchildren of SWPA Associate Members or in the absence of qualified Associate Member applicants will be alternatively awarded to SWPA Wood Producer members.
Award distribution will be as follows:
- one $1,000.00 and one $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to Florida recipients
- one $1,000.00 and one $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to Georgia recipients
This scholarship was established in 2001 in memory of Bart Allen, the son of Joe and Marion Allen.
If you are a member of SWPA in good standing and have a qualifying recipient interested in one of these scholarships, please complete and return the application or call the SWPA office at (904) 845-7133.
In addition to a complete application, a letter of recommendation and a short essay as to why the applicant feels he or she is the best candidate must be attached.
Winners are required to submit a photograph for use in SWPA Publications. Also scholarship recipients are required to submit proof of college registration to in order to receive their scholarship funds.