Chattahoochee Valley Community College Foundation Winn-Dixie and Mayor Lowe Scholarship for Success $2,500 (Full time) Scholarship
Summary Chattahoochee Valley Community College has one academic scholarship available through the WinnDixie and Mayor Lowe Scholarship for Success Full Time Scholarship.
Academic scholarship available for the spring 2017 semester award:
One - Winn-Dixie and Mayor Lowe Scholarship for Success o $2,500 o Full time + cost of books – Must take a minimum of 12 hours to be eligible o CVCC Foundation to review and award scholarships o Scholarship Requirements 1. Minimum of GPA 2.5 or GED 2. 1st time college student 3. Does not qualify for Federal Pell Grant, but facing financial challenges in affording education 4. Recipient is a resident of Russell County 5. CVCC Application for Admission form
Total gift of $2,500 to one student
Chattahoochee Valley Community College Foundation Winn-Dixie and Mayor Lowe Scholarship for Success $2,500 (Full time) Scholarship Must be first time College student and a resident of Russell County! Spring Semester 2017 Deadline: January 3 at 12:00 p.m. Funds are paid directly to the College on behalf of the student. A check will not be cut directly to the student. Eligibility Requirements to be able to submit an application 1. Must be a resident of Russell County. 2. Must be first time College student. 3. Must submit the following: a. High school graduates must submit a transcript reflecting at least a 2.5 grade point average or GED. Applicants not graduating from high school may submit a GED certificate. 4. Must submit all of the following: a. The student must complete FAFSA online at www.fafsa.gov with CVCC school code 012182. i. If FAFSA form is not submitted to Financial Aid by the application deadline, the application packet is not complete. b. CVCC Foundation Scholarship Application form. You must meet the requirements in #1 - #4 for this application to be accepted. Questions regarding Foundation scholarships should be directed to the Advancement Office at 334.291.4938. If you are being considered this scholarship, someone will contact you to schedule an interview. Scholarship award decisions are made by the CVCC Foundation Scholarship Committee only. You must have at least a 2.5 high school grade point average or GED to be considered for this scholarship.
CVCC Foundation Scholarship Requirements A CVCC Foundation Scholarship recipient will agree to participate in the following: CVCC Foundation photo shoot Photos with article will be posted on CVCC’s Website, released to the local Media, and used for promotional items for the Foundation.
CVCC Foundation video shoot CVCC Foundation Videos are short clips of scholarship students’ testimonials. Videos will be posted on CVCC’s Website and shown at events to promote the mission of the CVCC Foundation.
Attend and possibly speak briefly at Alumni and Foundation events The Foundation hosts different events to raise scholarship funds and awareness of the College. At times, a scholarship student will be asked to speak during the program at an event.
The student must not drop or fail a class during a semester. If the student does not complete the semester, withdraws, or drops a class, the student will be expected to refund the Foundation for any scholarship award monies received, unless there is evidence of extenuating circumstances. You must put your request in writing and attach any documentation, which would excuse you from repayment. This information should be submitted to the Foundation. Such request must be turned into the Financial Aid Office. You will receive notification by mail regarding the decision of the committee. 1
Must be first time College student and a resident of Russell County! Spring Semester 2017 Deadline: January 3 at 12:00 p.m. Name _________________________________
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