Eligibility checklist Qualifying Eligibility: * Application Checklist: * Personal Information Gender * Address
* Farmworker Background Type of agricultural work done: * High School Education Information List and briefly describe any work experience. Most recent employment First. How did you hear about the Krome Scholarship? How did you hear about the Krome Scholarship? Check all that apply * RCMA Connection Is one of your parents employed by RCMA? *
If so, please indicate the following:
If neither you nor your parent(s) were employed by RCMA, tell us about your connection or involvement with RCMA. Be specific. * Did you attended an RCMA program? * College Education Information Check one: *
Name of institution you plan to attend/currently attend:
Check one: *
IMPORTANT: Proof of acceptance or current student enrollment will be required for receipt of funds
Financial Aid (Scholarships, Grants, Loans, Work Study) Information Is this scholarship the only means by which you can pursue your education? * I have already filled out my Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) * Check this box if you would like to speak with a member of the Krome Educational Fund Committee to discuss reasons for not applying for FAFSA I will be applying for other types of Financial Aid: * Have you applied for other scholarships? * Have you been awarded other scholarships? * Please list below: * Essay questions There are limited funds available for tuition support, up to $2,000, for qualified candidates; therefore we are interested in helping according to need. Please tell us why you could not attend college without financial assistance. If awarded, how would you use Krome Scholarship dollars? * Please describe your personal goals and how receiving this scholarship will help you reach those goals. Your essay should be within 250 – 500 words in length. * Academic Potential - Student Instructions
Have this section completed by a school administrator, counselor, dean, teacher, employer, or personal reference (no relation to candidate) with significant knowledge of the candidate’s experience and involvement. This form must be completed by someone other than a family member. Up to three letters of academic potential recommendations may be included.
We would appreciate your assessment of the applicant’s potential for success, including a description of academic and/or personal characteristics. We are particularly interested in the candidate’s maturity, integrity, leadership potential, special talents, enthusiasm, concern for others, respect accorded to faculty/staff, and reaction to setbacks that will help us to differentiate this candidate from others. Also, include how long you have known the candidate and in what context.
Reference Letter(s) *
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Grants will be made for no more than one academic period (term or semester). Grantees may reapply for up to three additional periods following the normal application process. The Designees may specify that an award winner will be considered for renewal of the award for up to three academic periods. Subsequent period grants will be conditioned on continuous enrollment during the academic year, satisfactory completion of all coursework with a cumulative 2.5 GPA or better, and continuing financial need, among other factors.
Certification Certification consent *
If I am selected as a scholarship winner and in consideration thereof, I understand, agree and hereby grant permission to Redlands Christian Migrant Association (RCMA) to use my likeness and name in announcing and promoting this scholarship.
If I am selected as a scholarship winner and do not finish the period for which the grant has been made, I will notify the Krome Educational Fund administrator immediately. Also, I agree to provide an end of semester report within two weeks of completion of the semester. The report should include the names of courses completed, grades and brief description of how the semester went and what your plans for future study entail. I agree * Acknowledgment Acknowledgement agree *
I understand and agree that the Krome Educational Fund Committee is solely responsible for the selection of the scholarship winners and its decision is final. I have completed the scholarship application and have attached the required documentation. In submitting this application, I certify that the information is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge.
I understand and agree that falsification of information will result in termination of the Krome Educational Fund Scholarship. I agree *