The Bahama Ruritan Club is proud to sponsor the Annual Lewis Roberts Scholarship.  This Scholarship was established in 1986 to honor Mr. Roberts’ membership in the Bahama Ruritan Club, his long and faithful service to the Bahama Community, and to help educate others in the value of a Ruritan Club in a community. 

 This Scholarship may be provided to an eligible Applicant for use at an Institution of Higher Learning, such as a University or College, a Technical Institute or College, a Business College, or a School of Nursing. 

 Applications may be submitted based on the following requirements:

 Applicants are required to be in their Senior Year of High School.

  1. Applicants are required to live within a 5 mile radius of the Bahama Ruritan Club building in Bahama, NC.
  2. Applicants should have respectable academic performance.
  3. Applicants should have financial need for the Scholarship.
  4. Applicant are required to complete the attached application.
  5. Applicants are required to write a 200- 250 word essay on “The Value of a Ruritan Club in a Community”
    1. Please submit the application and essay to the following address :

      Lewis Roberts Scholarship Committee               Attention:  Kammy Law,  Scholarship Chairperson          PO Box 14                                                                            Bahama, NC 27503

 The application and essay are due by April 30, 2019.

  1. The selected applicant will be notified by June 5, 2019 and the scholarship will be awarded on June 11, 2019 at the monthly meeting of the Bahama Ruritan members.

 Please submit any questions about the Scholarship or the Application to Kammy Law at

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