This scholarship was set up in honor of the late Virginia Patterson, former president of Pioneer Clubs. Virginia loved learning and was dedicated to helping others further their education, too. This college scholarship is awarded based on the applicant’s participation in Pioneer Clubs and/or camp; involvement in church, school, and community activities; future plans; letters of recommendation and financial need.

If you, or someone you know, are interested in applying, please do the following:

  • Click on the application tab and complete the application form and submit it by May 31.
  • Arrange for the submission of three references. You need a recommendation from your pastor/youth pastor/or Christian education director. Your two additional recommendations may come from your Pioneer Clubs leader, a camp director, or an adult who has observed you in a leadership role. Provide your references with the website and information on how to access the form. Inform them of the deadline.
  • All information must be submitted by May 31. We must have all materials before we can consider your application.

Click the buttons below to fill out the application and recommendation form.

Application Form