C.O.S Academic Scholarship

Soroptimist International of Yreka offers a $ 1,000 scholarship to a full-time student enrolled at College of the Siskiyous.  The scholarship is to be applied to costs for a course of study that will result in a credential license or certification.

The 2017 recipient is   ANNA HARRIS


In order to be eligible for consideration an applicant must meet the following minimum criteria o or before the due date for submission of the application.

The successful applicant will:

* Be a female resident of Siskiyou County.

* Be enrolled as a fulltime student (minimum 12 units) at College of the Siskiyous.

* Has completed a minimum of 20 credits and has maintained a 3.0 GPA.

* Demonstrates financial need.


Instructions for Application:

* Complete application (located at bottom of page).

* Attach a short autobiographical statement including educational background and career goals.

* Include two letters of recommendation from individuals other than family members.

* Include up-to-date unofficial transcript.


* Application can be submitted via email or USPS.  Applications are due by April 15th.

     - Email application to siyreka@soroptimist.net

     - Mail your application to:    

          Soroptimist International of Yreka

          PO Box 863

          Yreka, CA 96097

          Postmarks are accepted.  




Notification of winning the scholarship will come within two weeks of the deadline.  The receipient will be invited to attend the Soroptimist meeting sometime after that at the Yreka Elks Lodge for a formal presentation of the scholarship and pictures.  The scholarship will be awarded in two payments of $ 500.00 (one for Fall semester and one for Spring semester).  Payment will be issued upon receipt of proof of fulltime enrollment at College of the Siskiyous.