Miles Jenkins Memorial Scholarship


  • Graduating senior from Deer Creek High School. Preference may be given to Deer Creek graduating seniors who have completed 6 years in the Deer Creek Public Schools.
  • Preference may be given to students preparing for a career in education.

Financial need may be considered.

The award may be used for tuition, fees and book expenses for full-time study at any accredited college (regional or private) or university in the United States. The award will be disbursed to the institution. No more than six credit hours may be completed online each semester.

The Miles Jenkins Memorial Scholarship was established in 2007 by family, friends and colleagues of longtime Deer Creek teacher Miles Jenkins.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit a copy of an essay, research paper or project which you have submitted in a social studies course completed at Deer Creek High School. Please identify each page that you submit with your name in the upper right corner.
  2. Letter of Reference: Please submit the name and email address of a social studies teacher who can attest to your motivation and preparation for additional education. Be sure to follow up with your reference to make sure they received the email from us. If not, contact us at
  3. Have you completed 6 or more years in Deer Creek Public Schools?