Desk and Derrick Club Scholarship

College Scholarship Guidelines

All applicant will be granted more than four annual scholarship awards

Applicants intended study must be petroleum or allied industry related. If applicants intended study is not Petroleum or Allied Industry related the applicant or an immediate family member must be employed in the Petroleum or Allied Industry.

All applicants must provide the following

1. Copy of GPA & ACT minimum of 2.5 and 18 on ACT is needed to qualify

2. two letters of recommendation (school counselor, or official and a personal acquaintance other than immediate family member

3. A letter or essay written by the applicant detailing intended field of study and goals.


The application and all attachments must be submitted to the scholarship chairman by February 19, 2014. If mailed they should be postmarked by February 17, 2014.

Mail to
The Desk and Derrick Club of Laurel, MS
Attn: Scholarship Chairman
P O Box 4235
Laurel MS 39441

Scholarships will be awarded during the month of May 2014, as funds are available.

Applications may be picked up in your counselors office

Sample Schedules
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