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Blake Reynolds Memorial Scholarship

Blake Reynolds

Blake Reynolds

Blake Reynolds was killed June 6, 2013 while riding a motorcycle with his cousin. He was 20 years old. In memory of Blake, a scholarship fund has been established to honor him and to pass on the kindnesses Blake was known to show to everyone around him. Blake attended school in Hobson and graduated from Fairview High School in 2011 and went on to attend Montana State University in pursuit of a Civil Engineering degree. While at MSU, he became very involved in the Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity and all its functions and causes.

Those that had the privilege of knowing Blake, knew him as a happy-go-lucky guy that loved all people and wanted to help them see the best in themselves. He always had a smile on his face and loved to see people have fun. Blake was a hard worker and very independent and self-sufficient. He was a great role model for this three younger brothers, setting the standard pretty high in the family.

The Blake Reynolds Memorial Scholarship Fund will award two $1000 scholarships each year, as long as funds are available. The application process is easy and not based on grades.  Anyone is welcome to apply that is attending any college or university in the United States. However, priority will be given to those applicants entering their junior or senior year of college, engineering students, and AGR members.  If you do not fit on of these categories, please still apply as your application will still be considered.

Application process:

  1. Write a paragraph of you future plans and studies in college and what college you are enrolled at. Write what you would like to accomplish in your lifetime.

  2. If you knew Blake, please write how you knew him and any stories you would share with the family.

  3. Please include a photo of yourself (can be a snapshot, nothing fancy) and your mailing address and phone number to be contacted.

  4. Please mail the above items to:

    Blake Reynolds Memorial Scholarship
    P.O. Box 364
    Fairview, MT 59221

Applications will be accepted until August 15, 2014 and those selected will be notified by August 20, 2014 and checks mailed to you.

Thank you for taking the time to apply for this scholarship. We look forward to hearing from you.