Christians for Social Justice Scholarship

Award Amount: $1,000


The applicant must:

  • Be a graduating high school senior
  • Have a minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Enroll as a full-time student at a two or four-year college/university

Essay Requirement:

The application must be submitted with a minimum 500- word (typed and double-spaced) answering the following question: “What is the Christian’s Responsibility in Matters of Social Justice?”


 The Christians for Social Justice Scholarship was established in 2021 by Jerry Dillard to award a socially-conscious student who is aware of current world events. The ideal candidate is a student that is hard-working, compassionate, motivated, and dedicated to being a change agent for the good of the community. The scholarship will assist with some of the financial expenses associated with college.

All high school and college graduates must complete the Graduate Information Form for inclusion in graduate recognition activities.