Turner Maurice Gauntt, Jr Exemplary Citizen Award

🏆 Available: 1
💰 $4,540
⏳ 04/01

Scholarship Description

Throughout his life, Mr. Gauntt retained the belief that Americans are blessed. He demonstrated this belief through his willingness to sacrifice, something that recipients of this award exemplify. Mr. Gauntt was the first to write a check to Constituting America in 2010, our founding year. Awarded to a new recipient each year, the Turner Maurice Gauntt, Jr. Exemplary Citizen Award provides winners with a one-time scholarship payment of $4,540 for the recipient to use towards higher education.

This $4,540 scholarship will be awarded annually by an esteemed panel of judges through Constituting America. Constituting America is looking for a graduating senior whose character mirrors these values, to receive the Turner Maurice Gauntt, Jr. Exemplary Citizen Award.
TO NOMINATE: Please read below about Turner Maurice Gauntt Jr.’s life and accomplishments, and in six paragraphs explain how your nominee embodies the characteristics of loyalty, honesty, wisdom, service and sacrifice in the four cornerstone areas of the award: Stellar Academic Record, Athletic Excellence, Community Service, Student Body Leadership. For more information or to help spread the word, click here to download our flyer.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Award is available to U.S. citizens

How To Apply


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