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Amount:
Effective January 1, 2018, the Trustees have established twenty-nine (29) tuition and book scholarships in amounts up to $6000.00 each, plus up to an additional $3000.00 for participating in the Bay Area SMACNA Summer Intern Program. Additionally, the Trustees have established one (1) Hardship Scholarship in the amount up to $15,000 that may be awarded to a deserving applicant that demonstrates a financial hardship who is studying directly in the field of Sheet Metal and HVAC.
Awards:
20
Deadline:
May 31
Awards of the scholarships are subject to criteria established by the trustees including the following: The awards are open to all applicants. The scholarships may be paid directly to the university or college by the Scholarship Fund. The scholarships shall not exceed the amount of the tuition AND books AND may be used only for tuition and book expense. A scholarship recipient may be given preference to paid employment positions in the Bay Area SMACNA Summer Intern Program.
Contact:
Bay Area Chapter Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association Airport Corporate Centre 7677 Oakport Street Suite 1100 Oakland, CA 94621 Toll Free: 866-5SMACNA Tel: 510-635-8212 Fax 510-635-0320 https://www.bayareasmacna.org/scholarships/
Amount:
Up to $1000 Funds will not be available in advance, but will be reimbursed upon completion of the program and documented expenses have been submitted.
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
Employees of CH&LA/CABBI member properties, who have been employed at that property for at least one year, are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Criteria: The scholarship activity must be specific to the hospitality industry and your current job or aspired job responsibilities. Preference will be given to applicants where the scholarship activity awards a professional designation (i.e. CHA, CGSP, etc.) or awards a Certificate of Completion. Allows the applicant access to training that would otherwise not be available without scholarship assistance.
Contact:
CH&LA Education Foundation Scholarship Program 414 Twenty- Ninth Street Sacramento, CA 95816-3211 916-444-5780 916-444-5848 Fax www.calodging.com For more information about how to apply for a CH&LA Working Professional scholarship, please contact Susan Ragatz, Education Director, CH&LA, susan@calodging.com,
Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
All applicants should be California residents. All of our scholarships are self-nominated. This means you can apply directly for our scholarship - your school does not need to be affiliated with CH&LAEF and you do not need to be nominated. Applicants who are solely interested in culinary arts will not be eligible for a scholarship. Applicants who are solely interested in general venue event planning will not be eligible for a scholarship. An interview will be required, either in-person or via video conference. Scholarships awarded up to a value of $2000 for one academic year, to successful applicants. Each general scholarship is for one academic year. Recipients may apply annually as a new applicant, and are encouraged to do so. To be considered, all materials must be submitted to CH&LA by the deadline. The online application must be completed and submitted with the following: A current resume of education, work experience and other relevant information normally found on a resume used when applying for a job. A copy of the transcript of classes completed and grades at your current school and the classes currently being taken. The transcript may be downloaded from the school website. A one-two page letter of personal description and career aspirations. Include information you consider relevant to receiving this scholarship, such as: work experiences, career aspirations, reason for choosing lodging industry, etc. A professional reference from an employer, or a letter from a teacher or professor (none of whom can be a relative).
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
Applicants must be Northern California residents of the United States, born in Jamaica or descended from at least one (1) Jamaican parent. Proof of permanent residency or citizenship, and of Northern California residency must accompany application. To qualify as a Northern California resident, applicants must have lived in Northern California for two (2) or more years. Xerox copies of required documents are acceptable. Preference will be given to applicants who are members of JAANC or relatives of JAANC members. JAANC Board Members or JAANC members who are related to an applicant shall not participate in the review, evaluation and determination of scholarship awardees during the year that a relative applies. JAANC Board and Council members are not eligible to apply while holding office. Applicants must be part-time or full-time students enrolled at an accredited undergraduate school anywhere in the United States with a G.P.A of at least 2.75. Applicants from students in accredited graduate programs in Northern California also are welcomed. Two (2) letters of recommendation must be submitted, one of which must be from a person familiar with the applicant's academic performance. Applicant must include a personal statement. Documentation of family income must accompany application. Acceptable documents are income tax returns, pay stubs, etc. FAFSA form is required. Documentation of estimated school expenses must accompany application. A school acceptance letter or proof of school enrollment must also be provided. SAT/ACT results and academic transcript/record must accompany application. (Unofficial transcripts and copies of SAT/ACT scores are acceptable.) Application MUST be typed into this PDF from. Please proofread your application prior to submission. Photograph.
Contact:
The Jamaican American Association of Northern California P.O. Box 41131 San Jose, CA 95160 (510) 854-6413 Please email scholarship@jaanc.org for all scholarship information. www.jaanc.org
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
Must be resident of the United States either born in Jamaica or have at least one Jamaican parent. Applicants who are JAANC members or relatives of JAANC members will be given preference. Must be enrolled full-time in undergraduate or graduate studies at a post-secondary institution in the United States. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Two letters of recommendation.
Contact:
The Scholarship Committee Chairperson The Jamaican American Association of Northern California 810 Clay Street Oakland, CA 94607 www.jaanc.org Please email scholarship@jaanc.org for all scholarship information.
Amount:
$1,000-$2,000 (depending on location)
Awards:
60
Deadline:
May 31
-Eligibility Requirement Current High School Junior -Grade Point Average of 2.5 or above -Current resident of the United States of America -Participant in individual or team sport sponsored by school or local club.
Contact:
Contact Person: Casey Miller 1001 N. Rengstorff Ave. Suite 100 Mountain View, CA 94043Questions? Contact PCA's Jennie Wulbrun. jennie_wulbrun@positivecoach.org Url: https://www.positivecoach.org/awards-programs/triple-impact-competitor-scholarships
Amount:
$500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
May 31
A law student whose life has been affected by cancer.
Contact:
Dana Morris 509 Harrison Avenue #200A Panama City, FL 32401 E-mail: dana@dmorrislaw.com Website: www.dmorrislaw.com
Amount:
$1,000 - $2,500
Awards:
3
Deadline:
May 31
Applicant shall be at least 17 years of age and be accepted to and/or attending a full-time higher education program at an accredited institution of learning in the USA.
Contact:
My Bedroom Spice Scholarship Program 120 Powell Street Vancouver, British Columbia Canada V6A 1G1 E-mail: admin@mybedroomspice.com Url: https://www.mybedroomspice.com/pages/lgbt-scholarships
Amount:
$750
Awards:
1
Deadline:
June 1
TRENZA encourages Latino(a) students who meet ONE of the following criterias to apply: A UCB graduating senior enrolling into a master's program in Education or Teaching Credential program at any university OR A student currently enrolled at UCB Graduate School of Education OR A Cal Alum currently enrolled in a master's program in Education
Amount:
$500-$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 15
Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Must be of Hispanic descent. Must have conducted community service. Must have significant financial need. Enrolled at Fresno State fall of application year (Verification made prior to award); Fresno City College (FCC) recipients should apply through institution scholarship application.
Contact:
Fresno Hispanic Scholarship Fund P. O. Box 1049 Fresno, CA 93714 (559) 278-7711