Scholarships Based on Academic Merit

"I give, devise and bequeath to the ASHRAE Foundation, Atlanta, GA, _____ percent (___%) of all the rest, residue and remainder of my estate (or ___________ dollars, property, securities, etc., described below) wheresoever located, to be used for the benefit of ASHRAE Foundation to support undergraduate scholarships as described below. If the principal amount received hereunder is sufficient under ASHRAE Foundation guidelines to establish an endowed scholarship, then the ASHRAE Foundation, shall transfer the principal amount, which shall constitute a fund to be known as the (insert name here) Scholarship, to ASHRAE Foundation, which shall use the principal to establish an endowment fund, with the revenue therefrom used for the establishment, support, and maintenance of one or more annual scholarships, based on academic merit, for undergraduates (insert specific field or school here). The ASHRAE Scholarship Committee shall select the recipients with scholarship administration by them. In the event this purpose can no longer be carried out due to changing conditions or that such purpose is being met from other sources or is no longer necessary or desirable for the furtherance of the charitable and educational purposes of ASHRAE Foundation at the time of the maturity of my estate or at any time thereafter, then I expressly authorize and empower the Chair of ASHRAE Foundation to utilize my bequest for any purpose that may be deemed proper in his/her discretion, keeping in mind, however, my above-described purpose. The endowment fund for the purpose of investment may be combined with other funds of ASHRAE Foundation."

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