INDIANA FREEDOM MEMORIAL
SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

Application Form
The family of U.S. Army SFC Collin J. Bowen established this Scholarship in 2008 to assist graduating seniors from Grant County, Indiana in pursuit of higher education. Currently the SFC Collin J. Bowen Memorial Scholarship will award at least two (2) $1,000 scholarships. The application period for 2014 graduating seniors is March 14 - May 2nd. Please take your time to fill out the form completely and accurately.

**Please read "Collin's Story" (on this website) before filling out the Application Form**

Applicant's Name:
Address:
City: State: Zip:
Phone: Email:
Name of High School:
GPA at this time:
College Attending:
Planned major in college:
Do you have any family members (current or retired) in the military? If so, name, military branch, relationship to service member:
Please list other awards, scholarships, or recognition received while in high school:

What extracurricular activities have you participated while in high school? (Sports, Academic, Theater, Debate, Volunteer, etc):

REFERENCES: Please provide the name and telephone number of three references whom are not related to you.
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After reading "Collin's Story", please write an essay (600 words or less) about an experience that made you appreciate your freedom and the men and women who fight to protect it. This can be about a family member, book, movie, or other personal experience. We recommend you draft your essay on a separate word document and paste it in the space provided. Thank you.
SFC Collin J. Bowen | January 18, 1970–March 14, 2008
Collin J. Bowen Memorial Scholarship, Inc. | 1603 N. Baldwin Avenue, Marion, IN 46952 | info@bowenscholarship.com
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