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The 2021 Rev. William O. Smith Memorial Scholarship Application

  • This application is for a scholarship that will be awarded on a competitive essay basis. Only one scholarship will be awarded per school year and is given in addition to the Billie Gannaway Memorial Scholarship (BGMS). You can only win the Rev. William O. Smith Memorial scholarship one time. You are required to first have completed the BGMS application before applying for this scholarship. Please do not hesitate to call or email the office with any questions at 602-843-8281 or email

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  • Please answer 3 of the following 6 questions AND ALSO answer #7.

  • Thank you for your time and considered responses to these questions. The A Stepping Stone Foundation's Rev. William O. Smith Memorial Scholarship Essay committee will carefully review all entries. A spokesperson will contact all applicants with the results. All applicants, except the winner, are encouraged to reapply next school year. The winner may not reapply for this scholarship. Good luck!

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