This Memorial Scholarship is established to honor the memory of our beloved mother Mrs.
Ora Jones who passed away on March 30, 2011 from Congestive Heart Disease. Throughout
her life she significantly impacted and influenced countless individuals by rendering sacrificial
service. This scholarship is established with the following goal in mind: to help educate a child
in order to motivate them to live out the principles modeled by our mother so that they can
demonstrate a life of service by giving back and helping someone else along life’s journey.
To be awarded to: a 2022 high school graduate.
1. Must have an acceptance letter to either a 2 yr. or 4 yr. college or university.
2. Must have at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.
3. Must submit a 1000 word essay which depicts the importance of the scholarship and describe how they will use
their education to give back to the community.
Deadline for entry: Friday, April 15, 2022
Scholarships awarded: $500-1,000 each
Applications documents must be uploaded as PDF documents to the
Ora L. Jones Foundation email at