Scholarship Fund

Collegiate / Vocational Scholarship

The Ellison McCraney Ingram Foundation, Inc. has established a scholarship program intended to assist graduating high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time at an accredited college or university or vocational institution, and who have been the beneficiary of services provided by charities which have actively participated in the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation.

One (1) to five (5) Foundation Scholarships will be awarded for up to $10,000 per year for up to four (4) years to to cover college or vocational expenses related to tuition, books, and room & board. Selection of the recipients will be based on financial need, academic achievement, leadership, personal character and community service.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who have benefited from services provided by charities that have actively participated in the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation, and have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Continuing awards beyond year 1 are contingent upon:

  1. Maintaining a GPA of 3.0.
  2. Submission of official transcripts for the immediately preceding year.
  3. Participation in at least 20 continuing community service hours during the immediately preceding year.
  4. Attendance at an Ellison McCraney Ingram Foundation event (if feasible to do so).

2023-24 Application Deadline

-Deadline: Dec 1st, 2023