Derek Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Derek Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund ("Fund") was established in 2016 to preserve the legacy of Derek Brown. The permanent endowed scholarship fund provides academic support to student athletes from Sherman E. Burroughs High School in Ridgecrest, CA.
Who is eligible to receive the scholarship?
The Fund provides financial assistance in the form of one-time scholarships to students who are U.S. citizens, and graduates of Sherman E. Burroughs High School who demonstrate motivation, perseverance and a sincere desire to pursue a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. There shall be no discrimination in the selection of students for aid based upon gender, race, religion, country of origin, or parentage.
How to apply for the scholarship?
How are scholarship recipients selected?
Scholarship recipients are selected by a scholarship committee and approved by Kern Community Foundation's Board of Directors.