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Ford Scholars Program for Residents of Siskiyou County, California

Ford Family Foundation

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for students in Siskiyou County, California, who have not yet earned a bachelor's degree. There are two types of eligible applicants: 1) students with a high school diploma or GED, or who are about to complete high school, and have not attended college full-time; 2) students who have completed or will be completing two years at an accredited public or private two-year college, and who will be entering their junior year at a four-year college in California in the fall of the application year. Applicants must plan to earn a bachelor's degree and to enroll full-time in the fall of the application year at a public or private, accredited, Title IV non-profit California college. Applicants must demonstrate the following: financial need; leadership roles in school/community activities; volunteer work; paid work experience; and the ability to communicate clearly about strengths and goals; ability to succeed in as demonstrated by a high school/college GPA of 3.0 or a 2650 GED score. Applicants with less than a 3.0 cumulative GPA or 2650 GED score must have a school counselor, advisor, or teacher submit a special recommendation as part of the online application. Applicants must live in Siskiyou County and be US citizens or eligible non-citizens.

How easy is it to apply?

Painful

This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

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Details

Deadline: Mar 1
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Award Range: $1,000 - $25,000
Awards Granted: 20
Renewable: This scholarship is renewable

Requirements

Financial Need: Is this you?
    Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
  • College sophomore
Home State: Is this you?
  • California
Location: Is this you?
  • Siskiyou County
More Requirements:
    Must attend a four-year college in California.

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