BGCEC Foundation Announces Second College Scholarship Opportunity: 2021 Arthur “Art” F. Butler, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

The Boys and Girls Clubs of East County Foundation is proud to announce the application process for the 2021 Arthur F. Butler, Jr. Memorial Scholarship has opened!

Arthur F. Butler, Jr. “Art”, was a member of the Board of Directors for the Boys & Girls Clubs of East County and a respected banker in San Diego. He believed hard-working young people deserved access to higher education.

In his memory, two $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors from Christian High School or Grossmont High School pursuing an education in the sciences or finance. Scholarship funds are paid directly to students and may be used for college expenses only (tuition, books, or housing).

The following components make up a complete application and must be submitted by all applicants. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

  • Applicant Information Sheet
  • A personal statement
  • One or more letters of recommendation from a high school staff member (counselors, teachers, advisors or coaches)
  • Acceptance letter from a college or university
  • Copy of most recent report card or progress report

Please view the complete scholarship criteria here: 2021 Art Butler Scholarship Criteria

Good luck!