Scholarship Information

The Georgia Junior Classical League is seeking worthy candidates for two student scholarships, the Lillie B. Hamilton and Ralph H. Gavett Scholarships. The same application form is used to apply for both scholarships, and it can be found below. Each chapter may nominate two candidates for these scholarships. The submission deadline is April 1st

Applications will be reviewed by a committee appointed by the state chair. Scholarships will be awarded at the state convention.

The Lillie B. Hamilton Scholarship was established to help any underclassman (anyone but a senior) in attending the National JCL Convention and pays for the convention packet. The criteria for this scholarship are service to the organization and financial need.

The Ralph H. Gavett Scholarship was established to give any qualified delegate a fully- funded trip to national convention. The criteria for this scholarship are service and dedication to JCL, spirited involvement in JCL and financial need.


Students are also encouraged to apply for GCA scholarships. The GCA is a separate entity and not fiscally tied to the GJCL. The scholarship applications are due April 15th, 2017. The nominations for Student of the Year and Teacher of the Year are due April 7th, 2017

GCA 2017 Scholarship Application
GCA 2017 Student of the Year Nomination
GCA 2017 Teacher of the Year Nomination