Pannu Scholarship Application

Scholarship opportunity for rising  6-8th Grader Girls

The SAE School is a project-based learning school located in the Mableton community, in the southern region of Cobb County. Students at The SAE School learn content through creating innovative projects that emphasize creativity, individualism, and entrepreneurship. The SAE School discovers, protects, and nurtures each student’s journey by providing relevant and personalized learning opportunities through internal and external experiences.

Macky Pannu is a commercial real estate investor with 10 years of experience in multifamily and commercial buildings acquisitions and management. He is a serial entrepreneur and an amazing example for our students on what they can achieve with hard work, imagination and collaboration.

Coming from a family of teachers, Macky Pannu is currently involved in many local school charities including The SAE School, helping these schools in any way possible. In honor of Macky’s impact on Atlanta’s entrepreneurial community and his involvement with The SAE School, 5 scholarships have been established for rising 8th grade students to attend The SAE School.


We help each child reach their full potential with our unique environment.


Must be a rising Female 6-8th Grader

Eligible applicants must be rising girl in 6, 7th or 8th grade for the 2019-2020 school year


Strong interest in problem-solving and entrepreneurship


Highly creative and a strong interest in designing projects


Highly motivated and self-directed learner


Strong academic performance

(minimum B average)

Awardees of this scholarship will maintain the scholarship through the 8th grade.

Scholarship Process

Stage 1

 Submit an application and answer essay questions. 

Stage 2

Each applicant will spend at least one evaluation day at The SAE School