R. Bruce Tom Memorial Fund Scholarship

The Scholarship application is part of our Registration system - when you register you can fill out the Scholarship application.

For References please share this link with them and your reference can fill out the form about you.

(Applications must be received not later than January 5, 2018, make sure that you mail it in time or email is preferred)

You may also be interested in a partial scholarships to help you be able to attend the Buckeye Leadership Workshop.  These partial scholarships are available through the R. Bruce Tom Memorial Fund.  We are pleased to be able to offer a limited number of partial scholarships.  You should contact your sponsoring organization as your primary source for funding.  Please assist us in our efforts by returning a neatly written or typed application with the two letters mentioned below prior to January 5, 2018.  (Applications received after this date will not be considered).

Only partial scholarships are awarded.  Scholarships are based heavily on financial need and the ability of the participant to use these new skills.  Scholarship recipients will be asked to assist with some BLW activities in exchange for funding.  We strongly encourage you to seek funding from your sponsoring organization.

Two letters of recommendation are required to accompany this application.  Please choose two individuals other than relatives who know your leadership abilities and financial need.  Be certain their name, full address, phone number and association with you are included in each letter.   Letters must be postmarked not later than January 5, 2018 for consideration.  Have them fill out this online reference/recommendation form to make it easy on both of you.

IMPORTANT!!!  ONLY COMPLETE FORMS, ACCOMPANIED BY 2 LETTERS/ONLINE FORMS OF RECOMMENDATION WILL BE CONSIDERED.  YOUR COMPLETED REGISTRATION (FROM THE BROCHURE) AND $100.00 DEPOSIT MUST BE ON FILE WITH THE REGISTRAR OR ACCOMPANY THIS APPLICATION.

THE ONLINE FORMS WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY SENT TO OUR COMMITTEE.  IF YOU WANT TO MAIL A LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION PLEASE SEND IT TO:

David Kalkbrenner, BLW REGISTRAR
1152 Green Ravine Dr. 
Westerville, OH43081
or e-mail to: registrar@buckeyeleadership.com.


If you are not awarded a scholarship, your $100.00 deposit can be completely refunded. 

E-mail Registrar with any questions or call Dave at 614.419.5022