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Important Dates: Past Item

Ruth Valentine Returning Student Scholarship Award

Dates:

Tue., March 18 - Tue., April 15, 2014

Location:

L114

Description:

Women in Action


Ruth Valentine Returning Student Scholarship Award


Women in Action established the Returning Student Award in 1996, in honor of their deceased founding member Ruth Valentine. Ruth had a deep interest in working parents who made the decision to pursue their own development despite severe obstacles. The award is presented annually to under-represented working parents raising children who have chosen a career path and are enrolled at Pasadena City College or the Community Education Center, spring, 2014.


Candidates must meet all of the following requirements:


1. Working parent raising children.


2. Currently enrolled in Pasadena City College or the Community Skills Center.


3. Have been in attendance for no less than one year.


4. Maintaining a 2.0 or better grade point average. 


5. Write an essay demonstrating her personal efforts to redirect his/her life which includes career goals. 


Download The Women in Action, Ruth Valentine Scholarship Award application here, or pick it up at the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid, L-114.


Applicants can submit the application to The Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid or send it to:


PO Box 90992

Pasadena, CA 91109-0992

Deadline:  Tuesday, April 15. Applications will be picked up at 5 p.m. from L-114 and the PO Box. Late applications will not be considered.


The amount of the award; $1,000. Winners may be asked to attend a scholarship award luncheon.

Website

http://www.pasadena.edu

Contact:

626-585-7298, lxquezada@pasadena.edu