SPRING 2015 CRI STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE APPLICATION

AWARD: $1000, non-renewable

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Postmarked by February 1, 2015.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS/DESCRIPTION: This scholarship is for high school seniors in west suburban Cook County who are in pursuit of a higher education degree. Applicants should demonstrate a desire to continue their education for a chosen career path. Please fill out the following application as completely as possible. Also, enclose answers to listed essay questions on a separate sheet of paper.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
● Must be a senior attending Proviso East High School
● Must plan to be enrolled in a 4-year undergraduate program, 2-year undergraduate program or vocational/technical school for the upcoming fall semester
● GPA greater than or equal to a 2.7 (C+)
● One letter of recommendation from a teacher or community leader.

CHECKLIST FOR REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:
__Completed Application (signed and dated, if PDF format)
__Transcript from Proviso East High School
__One letter of recommendation

SELECTION PROCEDURE: Common Roots Initiative will select the scholarship recipient. Your academic achievements, financial need, and community involvement/extracurricular activities will be the key aspects considered. The scholarship recipient will be notified by March 15, 2015.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:
To apply for the CRI Student Scholarship, please complete the following application. Two options are available for complete submission of application materials, but the first option is the preferred method:

1) Complete and submit the online application below (URL -- http://goo.gl/PoJrZ3). Then, In one e-mail, please send digital copies or scans of your transcript and letter of recommendation to commonrootsinitiative@gmail.com or info@common-roots.org.
2) Send all materials – completed application, essay question answers, transcript, and letter of recommendation – in one envelope via postal mail to Common Roots Initiative, c/o CRI Scholarship Committee, 161 W. Robinhood Way, Bolingbrook, IL 60440.

All applications (including required documents) must be postmarked or submitted by Saturday, February 1, 2015.

    CONSENT

    This is a required question

    PERSONAL INFORMATION

    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question