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Merlin R. Hamilton Scholarship

(1 Available) 

This scholarship was established to honor Merlin “Tug” Hamilton, a third generation Chandler native and lifelong farmer whose family owned and managed the land where Hamilton High School sits today.  The scholarship supports a graduating senior pursuing an advanced degree in agriculture-related area of study.  The scholarship celebrates the Hamilton legacy and ensures the family’s agricultural roots remain forever connected to the high school that bears the Hamilton name. 

One award of $1,000.  

  •      Pursuit of a field of study in Agricultural Science, Plant Science, Biology, or Equine studies
  •      Minimum GPA of 3.0
  •      Participation in extra-curricular activities or community service.

Our Impact This Year

  • Students Impacted

    42,500

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    $360,634

  • Scholarships Awarded

    $198,000

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