Jay Floyd Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students graduating from Sparta Academy and Hillcrest High School in Conecuh County, Alabama. The recipient will be selected by a committee composed of members of the Troy University Scholarship Committee and the Conecuh Alumni Chapter so long as they continue as an active chapter. Applicants for the scholarship must be residents of Conecuh County for the previous two years and must be a senior at Sparta Academy or Hillcrest High School and have been so for a minimum of the previous two years and must already be accepted to attend Troy University at the Troy Campus in Troy, AL. Must be a graduating senior as stated forthwith and enrolled for the fall semester following graduation from high school. No GPA is required and shall not be used in consideration of the scholarship. The scholarship shall be based upon school involvement, extracurricular activities, community service, awards and recognitions, and recommendations from 2 teachers from Junior or Senior years of high school. Recipient is required to write a letter of appreciation to the scholarship donor and attend the scholarship brunch held each year.