$1,000 Student Scholarships available from SEF
Applications are now available for $1,000 scholarships to be awarded by the Solanco Education Foundation to graduating seniors in the Solanco Class of 2018 who will continue their education beyond high school.
Selection criteria include average or better class standing and scholastic ability, involvement in school and community activities, and good character, leadership and moral standards.
Use the link below to download the Scholarship Application or obtain one from the high school guidance office. Deadline for application is Thursday, March 29, 2018.
A $1000 Futures Scholarship is awarded to a graduating Solanco senior whose parents did not attend a college, university or trade school.
A $1000 Opportunity Scholarship is awarded to a graduating Solanco senior who may not meet typical scholarship requirements.
Seniors with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 to 3.2 may apply. Recipients of the Futures Scholarship and Opportunity Scholarship with a GPA of 2.5 or higher at the end of their first year of post-secondary education may be eligible for a second $1,000 scholarship from the Solanco Education Foundation.
Applications for all three of the scholarships are available by using the download links below, or may be picked up in the Solanco High School Guidance Office. All applications will be reviewed anonymously by the SEF grant committee, with assistance from the high school principal and guidance office, with final approval from the Solanco Education Foundation Board of Directors.
Deadline for the Scholarship Applications is Thursday, March 29, 2018.
About SEF (Solanco Education Foundation)
In addition to scholarships, the Solanco Education Foundation each year also awards $500 academic venture grants to teachers for the implementation of innovative educational programs in their classrooms. The foundation also funds other important educational programs in Solanco schools, including “Baggie Books” to encourage reading and improved literacy skills among kindergarten students, and the mobile science probeware program used by every student at Solanco High School.
SEF outreach depends on financial donations from our community and business sponsors. Your support is much appreciated by Solanco area students and teachers.