The J. Leroy Cook Memorial Scholarship Program

In memory and honor of Mr. J. Leroy Cook, Thomas R. Shelton, Chairman & CEO of Case Farms, established a scholarship fund to award post-secondary education scholarships to eligible sons and daughters of Case Farms’ employees. The memorial scholarship encourages the pursuit of a post-secondary education and provides financial assistance to eligible dependents. The scholarship may be applied toward expenses for tuition, required fees, books or materials. Scholarship award payments will be made directly to the college or university where the recipient enrolls.

Whether you are planning to attend Community/Technical College or a 4-year university, there are awards to be given. Case Farms utilizes an independent Selection Committee to select the scholarship recipients.

Individual scholarships up to $3,500 for four-year college and $1,500 for technical/community college will be awarded.

Just follow these steps:

  1. Complete and submit the below application.
  2. Send your latest school transcript to
  3. Have one non-family reference submit a Personal Reference form - Forward this link ( to your reference to complete the separate online form.

Alternatively, school transcripts can be mailed to: Case Farms Scholarship Program, PO Box 729, Troutman, NC 28166

It’s that simple!

Mailing Address


Information about School You are Currently Attending

Information about the College You Plan to Enroll (Fall 2019)

Tell the Scholarship Committee about yourself. Include details about your school/career goals, personal talents and experiences, and community involvement. Share examples of how your experiences have changed you and encouraged you to pursue your goals. You can also share special awards, recognition and achievements from school or other organizations.

Items marked with * are required