B.C. Crowell Scholarship

B.C. CrowellThe purpose of this scholarship is to financially assist students pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited college or technical school. Two awards of $1,000 each will be made annually. Awards can cover fall, spring, or summer semester expenses. This scholarship will not fund a course of study pursued through an exclusively online degree program.


  • Graduating senior from high school(s) in the Newton County School System, Covington, Georgia
  • Good academic standing
  • Accepted enrollment in an accredited college, university or technical school
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Potential to succeed


  • Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need and are not receiving other scholarships (exception: Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship).
  • Academic achievement and participation in extra-curricular activities, including community service, will also be considered.
  • Additional consideration will be given to students pursuing a course of study in the fields of education, recreation, or health service.


Application deadline: February 1, of the year of graduation.

Please contact your school counselor to obtain an application (PDF). All applications should be complete and include the following:

  • Resume (Future Goals, Academic/Athletic/Club/Community Service)
  • Essay (the Effect of Scholarship on Future Plans)
  • College Acceptance Letter or Letter from Counselor
  • High School Transcript
  • Letters of Recommendation (3)

You may mail your completed application to
BC Crowell Scholarship Fund
C/O Newton County Parks & Rec.
6185 Turner Lake Road, NW
Covington, GA 30014 
Attention: Kale Curtis

Or you can drop it off at our office at the address above; Attention Kale Curtis.

To register for the 2021 B.C. Crowell Golf Tournament, please click on the flyer below: