VALENCIA COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PACKET

FLORIDA EXECUTIVE WOMEN
$3,000 Undergraduate Scholarship Application

FEW is comprised of executive women interested in social, community and business issues and funding scholarships for deserving women.

FEW is committed to diversity.

Qualifications
FEW will award a $3,000 scholarship to a junior or senior level female student who is a full-time resident of Orange, Seminole, Brevard, Lake, Volusia or Osceola County.  The scholarship recipient must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, and a financial need of at least $3,000.  FEW plans to award four (4) scholarships in the amount of $3,000 each – one (1) each to a student of University of Central Florida, Hamilton Holt School of Rollins College, Valencia College, and Seminole State College of Florida.  Note:  The scholarship recipient must be a student of one of these schools.  If the recipient transfers from the school to which the scholarship is given, it will not transfer with the student.

Directions
Applicants must adhere to the following guidelines in submitting an application for consideration by the FEW Scholarship Committee:

1. All applicable items in this packet must be typewritten.

2. Complete the application which includes:
a. Section I: Personal Information/Financial Need Verification
b. Section IA: Financial Need Verification [have the Director of Financial Aid (or official substitute) complete the bottom of this section].
c. Section II: Essay – Career Goals and Future Plans

3. Obtain three (3) recommendations. At least one recommendation must be from a person familiar with your academic achievements, such as a professor or faculty advisor; and at least one recommendation must be from a person familiar with other notable achievements that you have made. Recommendations from other students or family members will not be considered.

Send the recommendation form to the individuals who have agreed to recommend you, using the separate link for the recommendation. The completed recommendation forms will be submitted directly to the school by the person making the recommendation, and will not be a part of the packet that you submit. We suggest that you follow up to verify that the recommendations are submitted on time. Reference letters may be verified.

4. Obtain an official transcript(s) from college(s) attended and enclose with application.

5. Place the completed items and official transcript(s) in ONE large envelope and return to: Elvin Alexander Cruz, Associate Manager, Foundation Scholarships, Mail Code: DO-41, 1768 Park Center Drive, Orlando, Florida 32835.  Applications must be postmarked or delivered by April 24, 2020. Incomplete packets will not be considered.

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ENTIRE APPLICATION PACKET:
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RECOMMENDATION FORM:
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