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as of Friday, January 17, 2014

Today's Important Dates:

ABWA Scholarship More information available

American Business Woman Association (ABWA) supports women throughout their careers by providing opportunities to hone leadership skills, access to unsurpassed professional development resources, and national recognition in the largest network of working women in the country.

 


SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION


You may enter information in the fields below and submit electronically. 


This scholarship application is proudly sponsored by Verdugo Glen Chapter, Glendale, CA.  Applicants who meet the attached eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply.  Submissions due by February 15. 


RECIPIENT CRITERIA


1.         Attend school in Los Angeles County area.


 2.        College must be accredited.


3.         Principal residence in San Gabriel/San Fernando Valley areas.


4.         U.S. citizen


5.         Complete chapter application and submit photo.


6.         State reasons for attending college – Goals:


7.         Scholarship amounts are up to the following limits:


  1. $200 per year for a part time student having at least 6 units.

  2. $400 per year for a full time student attending a two year Community College, i.e., Glendale Community College and having 12 units or more per semester.

  3. $1,000 per year for a full time student attending a four year University or College and having 12 units or more per semester.

  4. $750 per year for a full time student in post-graduate studies.

  5. (Special situations will be considered).


Students must reapply each year and scholarship will only be awarded for a total of four years.


Scholastic standing:  2.5 or better on a 4.0 basis (grades for completed semester or year are required).


Scholarship to be used only for tuition, books, lab or equipment fees (receipts are required).


Personal interview required.


If you are selected to receive assistance, you will be required to attend an ABWA meeting or event.


If you have questions, contact 818-951-3707 or email drpreciado@sbcglobal.net


Upon completion, please return applications to:   


                  Dr. Marty Preciado


                 10965 Hillhaven Ave.


                  Tujunga, CA 91042


                  drpreciado@sbcglobal.net


 Note:  These guidelines were established and reviewed by the Education Committee in accordance with a survey taken of the chapter membership in June, 1989.  

SCAG 2014 Scholarship More information available

Southern California Association of Governments


The Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) Scholarship Program is designed to offer local government and planning experience that students can use to develop long-term career goals. The Scholarship will provide a $2,000 scholarship award for seven high school or community college students from the SCAG region and a two-week internship with a local planning agency, council of governments, or SCAG. Recipients will also have an opportunity to meet with their local government representatives and practicing planners to discuss the importance of urban planning and a future career in public service.


Requirements


  • Residency: Must be a resident within the SCAG region (i.e., Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, or Ventura County, or on Tribal Lands within the SCAG region), and be eligible to work in the United States. Students will be asked to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States if selected as a semi-finalist.

  • School Enrollment: Must be a high school junior or graduating senior, or currently enrolled in a two-year community college in the SCAG region. Graduating seniors must enroll in higher education (two- or four-year college or university) immediately following graduation from high school (i.e., no gap year).

  • GPA Minimum: Candidates must have a 3.0 grade point average or higher (based on a 4.0, unweighted scale).

  • Internship Requirement: Selected applicants must be available for a two-week internship with a local planning agency (city or county), council of governments, or SCAG during Summer 2014. Internship assignments will be located as close as possible to the recipients’ place of residence. All recipients are expected to be available during normal office hours for the duration of the two-week internship assignment.

  • Visit to SCAG: Scholarship recipients will be required to attend a Regional Council meeting at the SCAG offices in downtown Los Angeles.


To apply for the SCAG Scholarship Program, students must submit:


  1. Completed application form.

  2. Five-hundred (500) word essay describing your interest in urban planning, public policy, and/or public service and future career goals.

  3. Two (2) letters of recommendation from teachers, coaches, or employers (that are not related to you) attesting to leadership ability and public service interest.

  4. Transcript (official or copy) from the school in which you are currently enrolled.


Things to consider when applying:


  • Application packages that demonstrate an interest in urban planning, public policy and/or public service, and/or intended majors such as urban planning, environmental planning, engineering and/or political science, will be prioritized over application packages that do not.


For more information, please visit our website: www.scag.ca.gov/opportunities/Pages/ScholarshipProgram.aspx

AES Engineers Scholarship More information available

 Scholarship Renewed  -  2014


 Please update your scholarship data base.


 The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.


 To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site athttp://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm


 We are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted.


 Amount of award:   $500.00

Deadline for entry: October 6, 2014


Further information, including previous winners, is available on our web site at:  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm


 Bob Glendinning


HR Manager


AES Engineers

Continuing:

Jun 4, 2012 - May 9, 2014

Eligible Program for Financial Aid

Sep 26, 2013 - Mar 30, 2014

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship

Nov 26, 2013 - Feb 1, 2014

College Women's Club of Pasadena Scholarship

Dec 2, 2013 - Jun 29, 2014

Accept Admissions Applications-Online

Dec 23, 2013 - Jun 20, 2014

New Disbursement Deadline Starting Spring 2014

Jan 2 - 25, 2014

LancerBook! Book Advance Program

Jan 8 - Apr 30, 2014

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship

Jan 10 - 26, 2014

Cash For College Workshop: Sat., January 25, 2014

Upcoming Important Dates:

Wed, 1/22 - Fri, 4/25

UCLA Stomp Conference

Thursday, 1/23

NFPA Youth Scholarship

Tue, 1/28 - Thu, 5/1

Gene & Marilyn Nuziard Health Care Scholarship

JustWalkers.com Mobility Scholarship Program

Mon, 2/3 - Mon, 6/30

* General Scholarship NOT Available Spring 2014 *

Wed, 2/5 - Tue, 4/1

Ebell/Flint Scholarship

Wed, 2/19 - Fri, 5/16

2014-15 Child Development Grant