Scholarships

Scholarships

Georgia GOAL Scholarship

Submit your 2023 GOAL Tax Credit Application today!

The GOAL Program is a remarkable and important opportunity provided to Georgians by our elected officials.

In exchange for contributions to Georgia GOAL, our partner Student Scholarship Organization, taxpayers receive a 100% state income tax credit!

This is a proven opportunity that is a win-win-win for taxpayer donors, scholarship recipients, and our school community. By simply contributing to Georgia GOAL for a 100% Georgia income tax credit – in other words, by contributing with dollars you must spend anyway – you will help maximize financial aid for deserving families desiring to receive a Bulloch Academy education.

Tax Credit Limits Based on Filing Status have been expanded, effective in 2023!

*Favorable state and federal tax laws and regulations allow pass-through businesses to achieve remarkable benefits through the GOAL tax credit: a state tax credit, a federal tax deduction, and a meaningful philanthropic impact! Learn more.

How to Contribute & Take the Tax Credit

  • Apply Now- Complete the 2023 GOAL Tax Credit Application today (takes just 20 seconds!).
  • GOAL Submits to DOR- GOAL submits your 2023 application to the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) on the first business day of January 2023.
  • Approved to Contribute- By mid-January 2023, GOAL and DOR notify you of approved tax credit amount and payment deadline.
  • Make Payment- Pay GOAL by check, credit card, or ACH within 60 days of DOR approval (by mid-March 2023).
  • Take the Credit- GOAL will send you Form IT-QEE-SSO1 (tax receipt) in May 2023 for claiming the credit on your Georgia income tax return (Note: you will take the credit on the income tax return for the year in which you make the payment).

Please contact Morgan Conner at [email protected] with any questions. Thank you for your support of Bulloch Academy!

 

Shelby Rogers Scholarship

The Shelby Rogers Scholarship is a need-based financial award intended to support currently enrolled Bulloch Academy high school students. Mrs. Rogers was Headmaster at Bulloch Academy in the 1980’s and early 1990’s. She values private school education and desires to assist with the tuition of current students to further their educational goals.

Selection Criteria:

  • Write an essay in response to the following questions: What impact has Bulloch Academy had on my life? How will this scholarship help me to succeed as a student at Bulloch Academy and in the future?
  • The completed application and essay are due by May 2, 2022.
  • Applicant must be a current student at BA entering grades 9-12 for the upcoming school year.
  • Student should currently be in good standing (not on academic or behavioral probation).
  • Provide the Business Office with the first two pages of parents’ tax forms (1040 or equivalent) to show financial need based upon family size and the current U.S. need-based guidelines.
  • Students must be a current BA student and planning to continue their high school education at BA.

Scholarship Management:

  • $5,000 per year will be awarded to select student(s).
  • Three applicants will be selected by the financial aid committee and sent to the Rogers family for input on awarding the scholarship.

2022-23 Shelby Rogers Scholarship Application

 

The Abby Hendrix Memorial Scholarship

The Abby Hendrix Memorial Scholarship is a need-based financial award intended to support a Bulloch Academy 2nd-5th grade student currently enrolled in the school. “On January 18, 2017, a big piece of our class was taken from us entirely too soon,” said Bryan Boykin, 2019 senior class treasurer, “Abby Layne Hendrix could light up the world with her smile and love for others. On that Wednesday we all lost a playground playmate, a dance partner, and a forever friend.” In honor of their friend, the Bulloch Academy Class of 2019’s “senior gift” was the establishment of the Abby Hendrix Memorial Scholarship. “We hope that the following senior classes will continue to contribute to this scholarship and make this an ongoing Memorial for our sweet friend,” said Boykin.

Selection Criteria:

  • The completed application and letter of financial need are due by May 2, 2022.
  • Applicant must be a current student at BA entering grades 2-5 for the upcoming school year.
  • Students should currently be in good standing (not on academic or behavioral probation).
  • Provide the Business Office with the first two pages of parents’ tax forms (1040 or equivalent) to show financial need based upon family size and the current U.S. need-based guidelines.

Scholarship Management:

  • $500 will be awarded to one recipient, as well as one year of gymnastics lessons at Coman Gymnastics Academy where Abby was a beloved member.
  • Applicants are reviewed and selected by a Scholarship Committee based on financial need.

Abby Hendrix Memorial Scholarship