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Don White Memorial Scholarship



Cade Shaw 

2017 Don White Memorial Scholarship Winner


Don White Memorial Scholarship

$2,500 freshman year only scholarship to be divided between fall and spring semesters
The Don White Memorial has been established by friends of Coach White to honor his legacy at SWCS and to aid Southwest Covenant graduates who will seek a college education.
Coach White loved Southwest Covenant Schools and considered every day of the twenty years he taught and coached as blessings from God.  His knowledge and use of wit, wisdom, humor and personal anecdote in the classroom and on the football field was note-worthy and positively impacted the lives of his students who knew that Mr. White’s greatest desire for them was that they would follow Christ for a lifetime.
Eligibility Considerations
  • A senior at Southwest Covenant Schools
  • Met the academic eligibility of SWCS and be moving satisfactorily toward graduation
  • Shown evidence of a commitment to influence the world for Christ
  • Exhibited personal attributes of Christian character
  • Expressed and exhibited a love for Southwest Covenants Schools
  • Participated in school activities
  • Student must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours fall and spring semester of college and maintain at least a 2.0 grade point
Application Procedure
  1. Applications will become available April 14th and will be due April 28th.  Applications will be made available on the Southwest Covenant Schools website at
  2. Applications must be typed.
  3. Applications are due by the end of school on April 28th.  It’s most important that your responses are detailed and complete to help the scholarship committee better know you.
  4. After reviewing all applicants, the scholarship committee will announce the scholarship recipient at the Southwest Covenant Schools secondary awards assembly on Tues., May 16th.
  5. The scholarship committee that will be made up of staff, administration and Kaye White.