DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 10TH

THERE WILL NOT BE ANY FURTHER EXTENTIONS 

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IF YOU HAVE ANY ISSUES

Frances Skelton

Special Achievement Award

FOR college STUDENTS

Frances Skelton Special Achievement Award

 

Guidelines

OBJECTIVE:

 

This Special Achievement Award was established to assist upper sophomore, junior and senior college students toward their education. 

 

                            ** GRADUATE STUDENTS ARE INELIGIBLE ** 

 

ELIGIBILITY:

 

  1. Students must have completed a minimum of 3 semesters of college courses.

  2. Must carry a minimum of twelve (12) credits per semester

  3. Must be currently attending an accredited school seeking an Associates or Bachelors Degree

  4. Must have a cumulative “B” average (3.0 in a 4.0 system).

  5. Must be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident (must submit copy of green card).

 

 DEADLINE TO E-MAIL APPLICATION IS MARCH 31, 2021 

 

AWARD:

 

The Hospitality Committee / Scholarship Fund will grant these awards to successful applicants in two installments. Upon receipt of requested information, checks will be mailed to an address designated by the recipient.

 

SELECTION PROCESS:

     

       A panel of church and community representatives will conduct the interview. The                    

       Criteria for selecting the successful students will be based on:

            

       1.  Academic achievements

 2.  Autobiography 

 3.  Letters of recommendation (MUST BE SIGNED BY THE WRITER)

       4.  Virtual Interview by the Scholarship Panel mandatory on MAY 15, 2021

            Recipient of an award must attend Virtual Graduation Ceremony on June 1,

        2021 or the award will be forfeited.

 

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CHECKLIST

 

NO CONSIDERATION WILL BE GIVEN TO INCOMPLETE PACKAGE OR LATE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION

 

The package must include the following:

 

  • Complete Application

 

  • Official College transcript 

            (THROUGH FALL SEMESTER OF SOPHOMORE YEAR)

 

  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation (MUST BE SIGNED BY THE WRITER)

      The letters may be from your professor, your counselor, job supervisor      

      or any professional person.

 

  • Autobiography – 400-500 words, typewritten and double-spaced.

 

  • Recent snapshot of you. (Picture will not be returned)