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

 

Criteria:

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. 

 

Award:

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.