Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Scholarship money for women in the arts

Download the application by clicking on this link.

The 2013 Donna Litherland Memorial Scholarship is available for Women in the Arts

Scholarship deadline: Friday, april 5, 2013
To be eligible for scholarship consideration, students must meet the following requirements:
1. Criteria: financial need
Qualify for a board of governors enrollment fee waiver
Completed 24 degree applicable semester units
Enroll in a minimum of 6 units for fall 2013 at bakersfield college
Eligible majors/interests: 
  • music
  • fine arts
  • creative writing
  • theatre arts

2. Complete the attached scholarship application and include a typed statement of 200-300 words as follows:
a. Indicate your educational plans and career goals
b. Include community and school involvement
c. Include need for scholarship assistance and any special circumstances
d. Sign and date your statement

3. Provide three academic recommendations. Forms for these recommendations are attached. Ask your instructors to return these to the office of financial aid & scholarships.

4. Submit all information to: 

Primavera Arvizu, Director
Bakersfield College
Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships
1801 Panorama Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93305

5. Students applying for scholarship consideration must be planning to be enrolled at Bakersfield College during the 2013-2014 academic year.