How to Apply for Memorial Awards

Awards are intended to honor, encourage, and inspire...

- Each award carries a cash prize.

How to apply

A complete application includes name, address, telephone number (and email address if available) of the person applying and an essay (about 400-500 words) on why you are qualified for the award.

Additional information.

There will be one recipient chosen for the award.  If there are no qualified applicants, the award will not be made.

Although recipients will be informed in advance, the award will be publicly announced at the John H. Scott Memorial Fund annual program. 

To promote authenticity, recipients must be present at the program to receive the award.


Applications that are mailed must be post marked by April 5 and sent to the address below.  You may also email applications to

Ms. Harriet Pullen,

Awards Committee Chair

Post Office Box 74901

Baton Rouge, LA 70874

Additional Awards

For additional information on other sponsored awards please contact the JHS Fund via email: