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CBC Spouses Education Scholarship (Deadline: May 22, 2015)

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Who Can Apply:

  • U.S. citizen or have permanent U.S. residency status
  • Currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university
  • Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities

Submission:

  1. Personal statement (500-1,000 words) addressing four topics in one cohesive essay. (Students should use the same personal statement when applying for multiple scholarships).
  2. Two electronically submitted letters of recommendation. We suggest one come from a community or public service leader (i.e. church leader, community leader, volunteer organization). The application provides instructions for your references to upload their letters.
  3. Electronic copy of detailed Federal Student Aid Report (SAR); this report comes from the US Department of Education and is typically 5 pages in length. This should be uploaded to the online application as a PDF document.
  4. Resume (3 pages maximum) detailing your academics, extracurricular activities, honors, employment, community service, and special skills.
  5. Recent photograph suitable for publication (i.e., a cap and gown picture, or other professional quality and professionally dressed photograph).

Deadline: May 22, 2015

Amount: Varies

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