STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP & ELIGIBILITY
INTRODUCTION: The initiative is powered by Higher Education Assist and its supporting local, regional and national partners. The comprehensive career & college tour program is accompanied by scholarships. By definition a scholarship is a grant or payment made to support a student’s education, awarded on the basis of academic or other achievement. The achievement for scholarships is based on career and education exploration. Higher Education Assist and its partners encourages everyone to follow their dreams! Scholarship award money can be used for tuition, applications, professional development courses, supplies.
PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY: Note: Middle & high school and college students are permitted to participate in this program, however only high school junior, and seniors and college students are eligible for scholarship. All will receive program and promotional updates via text throughout the program.
PARTICIPATION: Explore careers on the right side of platform by industry/job & education institution, determine interest, STEP TWO: Explore education institutions on the left side (college, universities, technical/trade or other) that best compliment career interests. * College tours are accessible by clicking on logo (available at the start of the 2022/23 academic school year). STEP THREE: Complete a one page assessment documenting findings (career interest, academic interest, intent to spend if awarded scholarship and brief essay on goals) by April 15th and submit to Higher Education via email email@example.com. Scholarship applications will be reviewed by organization funding a scholarship. Incomplete or past due submission of assessment will be an automatic disqualification for consideration. If awarded participant will be notified.
Communication: Program updates with new college and career listings as well as promotions will be sent to participants throughout.