Lavon H. Cooper District 281 Scholarship

Scholarship Information

We love the city of New Hope and the surrounding communities. That includes the 281 School District. Every year we raise funds to help various programs throughout the district. It is important to us to continue supporting students after they graduate. The New Hope Women of Today Organization is proud to offer the Lavon H. Cooper Scholarship to graduates of Robbinsdale School District 281 (Armstrong, Cooper or Highview). 

Applications must be postmarked by April 1, 2024.

To qualify for this scholarship, you MUST meet the following qualifications:

1. Currently be a high school senior at or be a graduate of a Robbinsdale  School District 281 high school  (Armstrong, Cooper or Highview).

2. maintained a G.P.A. of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)


Please note: An applicant can apply as a high school senior and/or graduate but cannot receive any scholarship money until they have completed at least one semester and registered for a second semester, or two consecutive trimesters and registered for a third trimester, whichever is applicable, of post-secondary school education. Students who have previously received this scholarship are eligible to apply again two years from when their application was submitted that earned them the award. Scholarships awarded range between $300 and $1,000. 

Please contact with any questions.