*Please note: The Sapelo Foundation does not take any calls regarding our Annemarie & Richard J. Reynolds, Jr. Scholarship Program. All the information can be found on our website.
The Annemarie & Richard J. Reynolds, Jr. Scholarship Program was created by The Sapelo Foundation in honor of Richard J. Reynolds, Jr. and Dr. Annemarie Reynolds as an expression of their commitment to the people of McIntosh County, Georgia. The purpose of the program is to provide grants to accredited colleges, universities, or technical colleges attended by qualified high school graduates from McIntosh County Academy. Students who participate in the program are known as Annemarie & Richard J. Reynolds, Jr. Scholars.
The Board of Trustees of The Sapelo Foundation is responsible for the administration and funding of the Annemarie & Richard J. Reynolds, Jr. Scholarship Program and recommends scholars based on information provided by its Scholarship Committee. Financial need, academic standing, and other factors considered pertinent will determine the recommendations of the Board of Trustees.
Scholarships will be awarded to the college, university or technical institute on behalf of the student on a one year basis with provision for extension for the second, third, fourth, and fifth years, provided the scholar continues to meet the program’s eligibility and renewal requirements. An application must be filed with The Sapelo Foundation for each year of study. Applicants for postgraduate study will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
Scholarship award levels offered to qualifying applicants:
- Graduating McIntosh County Academy seniors attending a 4/year college – $1,500
- Graduating McIntosh County Academy seniors attending a technical college – $750
- All other applicants attending a 4/year college – $1,000
- All other applicants attending a technical college – $750