Mission: The FMCBC Scholarship Program strives to promote education through the awarding of scholarships. The scholarship is designed to encourage FMCBC members graduating from high school to continue their education at a college and/or university. (NOTE: Wherever college or university is used in this document, it also refers to technical college.)
Criteria: The criteria set forth by the Scholarship Committee are the following:• Applicants must be members of the FMCBC.• A complete application must be submitted electronically, along with proof of enrollment and/or acceptance at a college or university. As an example, a copy of your tuition receipt and/or a printed class schedule on an official college document is required. (Applies to ONLY First year students in college.) • (This is applicable to ONLY those students who are already enrolled in college.) You must include with your application a copy of your official transcript and be in Good Academic Standing with your institution of higher learning. You must email your transcripts to: firstname.lastname@example.org. YOUR SUBJECT LINE SHOULD READ: last name, first name_transcripts. (Ex. PerryRoscoe_transcripts) • Each student is eligible WHILE in school to receive scholarship funds, but you can receive it ONLY four (4) times (one per year) or until the age of 25 (whichever comes first).• The applications must be submitted ELECTRONICALLY by August 27, 2017. • The Scholarship amount will range between $200.00 and $300.00 per applicant per academic year.
Interview: Applicants will be required to participate in a face-to-face interview on Sunday, September 10, 2017, immediately following worship. Please be dressed in interview attire. Be ready to answer questions and provide input about your application.
Volunteer: Applicants will be required to volunteer, at least, 1 day of service during FMC’s Summer Enrichment Program. The program will be June 4-29, 2018, and runs from 9-1. You will be able to choose which day you come. More information will be given Spring 2018. Make note of this now so you will be able to comply next summer.
Special Instructions:ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY, NO EXCEPTIONS. You must email your transcripts to: email@example.com. YOUR SUBJECT LINE SHOULD READ: last name, first name_transcripts. (Ex. PerryRoscoe_transcripts).Upon your return of the completed application, it will be considered by the FMCBC Scholarship Committee. You will then be notified by September 17, 2017 if you are granted the scholarship aid. The award will be given to you (or your designee) on Sunday, September 17, 2017.