Jerry Story Memorial Scholarship Fund


Purpose of Fund: This scholarship fund is established in the memory of Jerry Story.

Fund Disbursements: Scholarships shall be awarded based on the following priorities: Calling experience, previous training, need, and intentions.

Tax deductible Donations and Contributions can be made via:

1. Mailed Check
Jerry Story Memorial Scholarship Fund
c/o CALLERLAB Foundation
200 SW 30th St., Suite 104
Topeka, KS 66611
*Please make checks out to CALLERLAB Foundation and note Jerry Story Memorial Scholarship Fund in the memo.

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Any caller or aspiring caller may apply.

No award shall exceed $250.

The award may be used for school tuition or travel expenses.

In the event that a husband/wife or other ―team‖ of callers, both of whom are paying for the caller school, should apply, any award given the ―team‖ shall not exceed $500 in total.

The school to be attended must include at least one CALLERLAB Accredited Caller-Coach on the staff and the school must offer either 1) the full 40 hours CALLERLAB Caller School Curriculum, or 2) be a 40 hour school focused on specific topics within the Curriculum. In addition, the school must include both Modular and Relationship Calling. Minimums will be waived in order for the applicant to apply for funds for the annual GSI/NSDC Callers School.

Applicants must complete the enclosed application form in its present or later amended form. Applications will be accepted at the CALLERLAB Home Office prior to the start of the school to be attended. Applications received after the school will not be considered.

Each applicant must submit a written essay. This essay must include: 1) brief history of dancing & calling experience; 2) history of past caller training, including list of schools; 3) statement of need; 4) and a statement of intention. Those callers who have been calling less than five years and have not yet attended a caller school shall be given priority in the selection process.

No single individual shall receive more than one scholarship award from this fund. No husband/wife or other ―team‖ shall receive more than one scholarship award from this Fund, considered jointly or separately. Applications by a caller or ―team‖ who has received another scholarship through CALLERLAB or the CALLERLAB Foundation will not be considered nor approved within a 24 month period of the approved grant/scholarship.

The CALLERLAB Foundation Executive Director shall review each application and may award additional grants as deemed appropriate by the circumstances of the application.