CHARLES D. WHITMER WSI FUND SCHOLARSHIP

Region: Ohio
High School: No High School Affiliation
Deadline: March
Amount: $1,000

Description

The Cleveland Foundation has announced this new fund which affords adults, as well as graduating high school seniors, an opportunity to be selected for a college scholarship. The purpose of this scholarship is to help persons with an entrepreneurial spirit at any age, attend-on a full time basis-a college or university that is authorized to provide full credit toward a bachelor's or higher degree.

Qualifications

To be eligible, you must meet these requirements:
*Be a US citizen or legal resident with verification-stamped I-55I unexpired.
*Reside in Cuyahoga, Lorain, Lake or Geauga counties, and be enrolled (or plan to enroll or attend), on a full time basis, in an accredited, four-year college or university, or be enrolled in a Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) or similar program leading to a commission in the United States armed forces.

Applicants should demonstrate:
*A willingness to work, save and pay for a portion of their educational expenses.
*self-motivation, self-help, initiative, good work ethic and generally embody the entrepreneurial spirit.
*helping other.

Personal statements should address your educational plans, career goals and how this scholarship could help you meet your goals.