Scholarship Program: Baskin Foundation Scholarship 2013-2014
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: Scholarship is open for U.S. citizen.
Employer: Scholarship is sponsored by The Peggy and Jack Baskin Foundation.
Level of study: This scholarship program is for junior or senior program.
Subject(s): Subjects offered by the university.
Duration: Scholarship program duration two years.
Number of awards: Each of the participating community colleges may nominate up to three students
Am I eligible? 1) Students must be admitted to and enrolled in a University of California campus to receive funds and must maintain good academic standing—a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA. Students who fall below a 2.0 cumulative GPA or do not maintain full-time enrollment during their time in the UC system will lose Baskin Foundation scholarship monies.
2) A woman
3) A history of outstanding academic and extracurricular success despite socioeconomic hardship intent to give back to her community, in the United States
4) A California resident
How do I apply? Students can apply for this scholarship program electronically.
What does it cover? The scholarship amount will be $20,000.
Scholarship Description: The Peggy and Jack Baskin Foundation Scholarship seeks out bright, highly motivated, underprivileged women attending Cabrillo, Hartnell or Monterey Peninsula College with a strong potential for making a difference in their community, including women who are re-entering the workforce. The program provides one or more students from each participating college a $20,000 scholarship over two years.
Application closing date: Student application due to community college: March 1, 2013