The Latino Action Network is a grassroots organization composed of individuals and organizations that are committed to engaging in collective action at the local, state and national levels in order to advance the equitable inclusion of the diverse Latino communities in all aspects of United States society.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
LAN FYI: Announcing the 2013 NJALL Scholarships
Announcing the 2013 NJALL Scholarships
Now's the time! Please encourage eligible adult students to apply!
NJALL will award scholarships in June 2013 to two adults who have earned a NJ High School Diploma through a NJ adult education program by attending GED preparation classes or completing Adult HS requirements.The NJALL Scholarship provides up to $500 per semester for full-time enrollment in higher education, to a maximum of $4000.
Scholarship applications are open to anyone regardless of gender, race, color, religion, age, or disabling condition.
Eligibility and Application
The Committee will judge applicants based on demonstrated ability to meet educational and life challenges, motivation, need, realistic goals, and potential for success in higher education.
To Qualify an Applicant Must:
Be a resident of New Jersey.
Have earned a NJ High School Diploma through an adult education program in NJ by attending GED preparation classes or completing Adult HS requirements.
Have been accepted to an accredited post-secondary institution.
Complete and sign the application and include ALL required documents:
a. Copies of GED scores & HS Diploma OR Adult HS transcript and HS Diploma.
b. Proof of acceptance to an accredited post-secondary institution.
i. If currently attending, please include transcripts of your grades.
c. Two (2) letters of recommendation addressing ability to meet educational and life challenges, motivation, goals and potential for success in higher education.
Note: At least one of the letters must be completed using the "Educational Recommendation" form included in the application.
SUBMIT the completed signed application and all required supporting materials by US Mail, postmarked no later than April 30, 2013.
Applications postmarked after April 30, 2013 will not be considered.
Visit www.njall.org for eligibility information and application.
Click here for the application form.
For more information, email us at email@example.com.