The Fund is currently at $22,600.00 – this after awarding our third scholarship! In addition, we continue to get periodic donations – Thank you! The Fund continues to accept donations - these may be sent in care of Charter Bank, Chris Schornak Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship Fund, 3324 Canton Rd, Marietta, GA 30066. Checks should be made out to the Chris Schornak Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship Fund. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me - 770-516-9120. Your donation is tax-deductible.
We will award our fourth scholarship this year. In addition, this will be the 10th anniversary of his death. An article originally appearing the Military Times can be found at http://thefallen.militarytimes.com/army-staff-sgt-christopher-j-schornak... His son will be 14 this year.
The 2017 Scholarship will be $500. The application can be downloaded here. The deadline for applying is April 15, 2017. The Scholarship Award will be made at the Flag Placement Ceremony at Marietta National Cemetery on May 27, 2017. Eagle Scouts who are High School Seniors or are currently enrolled in a college, university, vocational school or junior college are eligible. They must have lived in Cobb County at the time of earning the Rank of Eagle Scout or have been the member of a Venture Crew/Boy Scout Troop chartered in Cobb County at the time of achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. See the application for additional information. If you have questions, you may contact me at 770-516-9120.
Fred Feltmann, Fund Administrator