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Scholarship Application Deadline - May 15, 2018!

May 11, 2018
Title: Scholarship Application Deadline - May 15, 2018!Venue: American Sokol / Washington, D.C.Category: AssociationsDate: 05.15.2018 - 05.15.2018Time: 08.00 h - 10.00 hDescription:    American Sokol Washington, D.C., ​a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, has established a scholarship fund in support of deserving students who assist in the activities of our organization, as an additional service to the community. THE SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: The Scholarship is available to applicants who are college-bound seniors or college freshmen, sophomores or juniors. The applicant must have participated, or currently must be participating in Sokol Washington programs. The applicant’s parents or the applicant (if over 18) must be a Sokol Washington member in good standing. The applicant must have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or better. The applicant must have demonstrated leadership and sportsmanship attributes through participation in a range of community and scholastic activities. If awarded, the Scholarship funds will be paid in the name of the recipient directly to the college of enrollment. A student who receives a full scholarship from another source is not eligible for the Scholarship. HOW TO APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP: Download PDF Application. Submit a completed application form.  Submit transcripts that include grades and GPA for the applicant’s last two semesters in school. Attach 2 letters of recommendation: one from a teacher, coach or extracurricular activity sponsor; and one from a Sokol Washington member (not a relative). Attach a typed, one page essay (300 to 500 words) on the topic: “How my participation in Sokol influences my life, education and career plans.” Submit all the above by May 15, 2018 to: American Sokol Washington, D.C. Scholarship Program c/o  Sis. Michaela Kiss 4439 Ellicott Street, NW Washington, D.C., 20016 For more information, please contact Sis. Michaela Kiss at: school@sokolwashington.org