Helping promising students achieve their dreams through higher education is one of the principal goals of the Elks and scholarships are an important part of our charitable donations.
Every spring Savannah Lodge 183 awards six scholarships to the three top high school senior male and female students in the Chatham, Bryan and Effingham County area to help them with the costs of their college education. The scholarships total $6000 and consist of $1,000 for each students,
Applications are available from your high school guidance counselors or call the Lodge for further information (912) 927-2183.
The awards are presented at a formal dinner for the winners and their parents before the Lodge membership and guests. The top students are automatically entered in the Georgia State Scholarship competition and winners here go on to the Elks National Scholarships.
In addition to these, there are many other scholarships available through the Grand Lodge. Go to Grand Lodge Scholarships, for more information and applications.