MHS Alumni Scholarship

Ruth Slagle Crawford Scholarship in honor of Ruth Slagle Crawford’s parents

The Ruth Slagle Crawford Scholarship is awarded annually to one Madeira High School Graduate who is in need of financial assistance to pursue their higher education.

This scholarship is named in honor of Ruth Slagle Crawfords parents Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Crawford, who were long time teachers and placed great value in education.  This prestigious scholarship is awarded in their memory each year in September or October to a recent Madeira High School Graduate.

Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered:

Must be a graduate of Madeira High School.

  1. Is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree at an accredited institution.
  2. Has attended college for at least one year and has earned the equivalent of a year’s worth of college credits.
  3. Has financial need and is contributing to their college costs via employment and/or loans.
  4. Has demonstrated success in college attaining a 2.5 or above GPA.
  5. Has demonstrated a strong work ethic and determination to succeed via employment and/or significant volunteer activity.