C.O.S. Vocational Scholarship

Soroptimist International of Yreka is offering a $ 1,000.00 scholarship to be provided to a full-time student enrolled at the 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: SYDNEY MEZA



In order to be eligible for consideration, an applicant must meet the following minimum criteria on or before the due date for submission of application. The successful applicant will:

* Be a female resident of Siskiyou County.

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

* Has earned a minimum of 20 credits and has maintained a 3.0 grade average.

* Demonstrates financial need.


Instructions for Application:

* Complete application.

* 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 scholarship will be awarded in two payments: $ 500.00 for the Fall semester and $ 500.00 for the Spring semester. These payments will be paid upon receipt of proof of full-time enrollment at the college of choice.