This award honors and remembers James Beckham for his commitment to learning and his support to Eagle Rock students. It also recognizes Jim’s dedication and leadership toward the betterment of his community through the Eagle Rock Chamber of Commerce, both spanning over three decades.
 
Established in 2004 by his family:
Kaye Beckham (Stech) S’60 and his four children (three of which are ERHS graduates), Jim Beckham S’80, Tamara Dilbeck (Beckham) S’81, Quinbe Loretta S’03 and Cynthia Rissler (Beckham) Holy Family Catholic Girls H.S. S’79.
 
Requirements:
  • 3.25 or higher G.P.A. with demonstrated leadership.
  • Enrollment in a four year university or college for a degree program leading to a teaching career.
  • An essay of 500 words or less on why you should receive this award.
 
Submit to:
College Counseling for committee review.
 
Award:
$1000 plus a minimum of $500 for the next three additional school years
for recipients with a 3.0 or higher G.P.A.
 

James B. Beckham Memorial Education Scholarship