Endowments & Scholarships
The Marietta Schools Foundation has paid out over $2,000,000.00 from scholarships and endowments through our ever expanding commitment to promoting educational achievement and excellence, as evidenced by our Marietta City Schools and alumni accomplishments. Scholarships funded through the Marietta Schools Foundation are listed below.
New Scholarship-Endowment –
The Jim and Mary Mills Scholarship Endowment
We are pleased to announce the addition of the Jim and Mary Mills Scholarship Endowment.
Jim Mills, Class of 1960, varsity football letterman, was one of Marietta’s most devoted and loyal fans. He and his wife, Mary (class of 1949), epitomized the “true blue” spirit.You may check out more information about the Mills and the endowment here.
2019 SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS:
SCOTT D. BARTON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to MHS graduate and/or any member of First Presbyterian Church or its Youth Groups. Criteria for selection include essay, church activities, good moral character, variety of interests, high SAT score.
- Awarded to: Kween Simmons
ALEXIS GRUBBS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to MHS graduate who intends to pursue a career in some aspect of the legal field. Recipients shall be bright, compassionate, wholesome, respectful, courteous, unselfish, family oriented and focused.
- Awarded to: Hayden Morris, Hallie Rimey, William “Trey” Kelly, Virginia “Scotti” Kilgore,
ALEXIS GRUBBS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ADVANCED EDUCATION
Awarded to a previous Alexis Grubbs Memorial Scholarship recipient attending post graduate studies in the field of law.
- Awarded to: Cassidy Flood
BEN T. WILKINS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to MHS graduate who best exemplify the spirit of “Be Somebody”. Characteristics sought will be leadership, scholastic promise, and financial need.
- Awarded to: Angela Ijeoma, Kween Simmons, Emily Hall
ADELINE H. D’AMELIO SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to MHS graduates who are interested in pursuing a career in nursing or other areas of the medical profession. Recipient must possess strong academics, leadership, and community service.
- Awarded to: Angela Ijeoma
CHERYL LOVE EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
First awarded in 2011, this scholarship is awarded to a four-year student at Marietta High School committed to becoming an educator.
- Awarded to: Sydney Le, Stephanie Mandelt
ROMEO HUDGINS VO-TECH SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to a student for Vocational Education support at Chattahoochee Technical College
- Awarded to: Beatriz Coronado
COACH JAMES “FRIDAY” RICHARDS SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to a student submitting an applications that embodies the principles of a life guided by the “BE SOMEBODY” Coach Friday mantra.
- Awarded to: Jaylen Dollar
COVINGTON, ETTER, WALKER WORK-BASED LEARNING SCHOLARSHIP
- Awarded to: Kiera Price, Hunter Williamson
FRIENDS OF BRUMBY HALL SCHOLARSHIP
- Awarded to: Ann Hollis Sanders
MARIETTA FUTURE POTENTIAL LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP
- Awarded to: Jayla Evans
MR AND MRS MHS AWARDS
- Awarded to: Mr. MHS-Sean Amaso, Miss MHS-Calvin Rausch
TERRY LEE WILLIAMS STAR STUDENT
- Awarded to: Anderson “Andy” Chinuntdet