Who Can Apply: Eastern Kentucky University announces the establishment of the Trailblazer Scholarship Award to assist students seeking to become the first in their family to earn a college degree. Serving this population of students has been at the heart of Eastern’s mission for over a century and this scholarship will help fill unmet needs many first generation families experience when attempting to find affordable quality college options for their children.
Submission: The Trailblazer Scholarship application form is available online here. The application should be accompanied by a written essay and a letter of recommendation from a school official. Students must also have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for the award.
Deadline: March 1, 2016
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