David Payne Scholarship

Education Level

Graduating Senior, College Level


Jefferson County

Application Open

Monday, January 01, 2024

Deadline Date

Sunday, March 31, 2024


If you are applying for a financial need-based scholarship, you must complete the 2024-2025 FASFA Form before submitting your MCF Scholarship Application.

Following a 'soft launch' by the Department of Education on December 31st, the 2024-2025 FASFA Form is now open at www.fafsa.gov. The application may be periodically unavailable for maintenance, and a brief ‘waiting room’ at the login is possible.


  • Application Access Code: 24DPSF
  • Applicant must be a graduating senior or a graduate of Whitehall High School.
  • Applicant must demonstrate a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Selection is based on the following factors: financial need, motivation, and attitude.
  • Applicant must be currently or plan to be enrolled in an accredited post-secondary educational institution (university, college, community college, college of technology, or technical school).
  • Applicant may reapply to scholarship up to a total of 3 years of 1st Award

Average Award Amount

$1,000.00 to $2,000.00

# Recipients Awarded

Up to 2

Specific School

Whitehall High

Re-Apply, Renewal or One-time


Submitted Items Needed

  • Transcript
  • LOR
  • Essay