Grants & Scholarships
John S. Atwater exemplified all the virtues attributed to the "Greatest Generation" - kindness, fairness, and bravery. He grew up during the Great Depression and enlisted in the U.S. Air Force during WWII. John returned home a military hero and married his high school sweetheart, Patricia Hardee. After graduating from Notre Dame, he was recruited to the FBI by J. Edgar Hoover, where he had a distinguished 28-year career. He raised six kids and loved his family, country and the community.
Graduating high school senior from Lake Worth High School
Must have participated in the criminal justice program for 4 years and pursue a career in criminal justice
Not based on financial need
Selected by the Scholarship Committee of Lake Worth High School