Scholarship

untitled-2SYRIAN LEBANESE AMERICAN CLUB OF ORLANDO

                                              SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

 

 

Dear applicant:

 

We are pleased that you are applying for the SLAC of Orlando Scholarship!

 

Scholarship awards are given to high school seniors who are going to be entering freshman in an accredited community college, college, or university, and funds are to be used for educational purposes only. The amount of scholarship money to be awarded will be determined annually by the scholarship committee and will be dependent on funds available and the number and quality of applicants.

 

Criteria for this scholarship are as follows:

 

1) You, your parent(s), or your legal guardian must have been a member of the Syrian Lebanese American Club of Orlando for at least two years.

 

2) The President of the Club must sign the application verifying said membership.

 

3) Applicant must have completed a minimum of 30 community service hours to a charity, local church, or school over the past 4 years

 

4) Applicant must have maintained at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA/85 average (B average).

 

5) Applications must be filled out in full and postmarked by May 31st, 2017 to be considered.

  1. a) Applications must include official transcripts through the first semester of the 12th Transcripts must be sent in a sealed envelope obtained from the registrar.
  2. b) An ACT and/or an SAT score must be included
  3. c) Two letters of recommendation must accompany the application, including one letter from either your school counselor or one of your school teachers
  4. d) Mail completed applications to:

Sonia Johary, 2019 Vanderbilt Point, Longwood, FL 32779

 

NOTE:  Checks will be mailed directly to the school. It is imperative that you provide the full mailing address and phone number for the appropriate department of the college or university where the scholarship check should be mailed if you were to be awarded the scholarship.

 

For more information, feel free to contact me at soniajohary@aol.com or call me at 321-945-9545

 

Sincerely,

Sonia Johary

President, Syrian Lebanese American Club of Orlando

 

                  SYRIAN LEBANESE AMERICAN CLUB OF ORLANDO

SCHOLARSHIP

Part 1 Scholarship Application

(Please print legibly or Type and Sign)

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION:

  1. Full Legal Name______________________________________

 

  1. Social Security Number_________________________________

 

  1. Home Address_______________________________________

 

  1. Home Phone Number____________Cell Phone_______________

 

  1. Parent/Legal Guardian’s name_____________________________

 

  1. Applicant’s signature______________________Date___________

 

 

HIGH SCHOOL & COLLEGE INFORMATION:

  1. High School________________________Phone______________

 

Address_____________________________________________

 

Principal’s Name_______________________________________

 

  1. College to attend________________________________________

 

Registrar’s Address where check will be sent______________________

 

_____________________________________________________

 

Phone number of Registrar__________________________________

 

Have you and your family been a member for 2 years of the Syrian American Club of Orlando? Y  or  N

 

 

  1. COMMUNITY SERVICE

Have you completed at least 30 hours of community service over the past 4 years ?   Y  or  N

List Community service:______________________________________

_______________________________________________________

 

PRESIDENT SIGNATURE verifying membership of applicant/family for 2 full years.

________________________________Date:____________________

 

PART II SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

SHORT ANSWER

 

To be completed by applicant only. Answer all questions as complete and concise as possible and TYPE all responses on a separate document).

 

  1. What hobbies and/or interests do you have?

__________________________________________________

 

  1. Discuss past and present work experience?

__________________________________________________

 

 

  1. List Honors, Awards, or Distinctions received and the year in which they were awarded.

__________________________________________________

 

  1. Of all your accomplishments, what are the 3 that you are most proud of ? Why?

___________________________________________________

 

  1. What are your goals and how will a college education help you achieve them?

___________________________________________________

 

  1. What would winning a scholarship from the SLAC of Orlando mean to you?

___________________________________________________