Adult Excellence Award
Non-Traditional Students Receive Award to Help With Education Cost
Imagine America Foundation Announces Recipients of the Adult Excellence Award
Students attending career colleges nationwide have been awarded the 2013 Adult Excellence Award. Applicants were nominated by their college because of their exceptional academic achievements. Recipients of the Adult Excellence Award have a cumulative 3.5 or higher GPA and a 95 percent or higher attendance record. Read press release.
The Imagine America Foundation created the Adult Excellence Award to assist students who are attending participating Imagine America institutions through the Imagine America Adult Skills Education Program (ASEP). The Adult Excellence Award is essentially a continuation of the Foundation’s ASEP program.
Each award provides a $500 cash grant towards the student’s tuition balance. The Adult Excellence award is competitive, and as such, not all applicants will receive the award.
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Student must have been an Imagine America Adult Skills Education Program (ASEP) recipient
- Student must have completed at least one term in his/her course of study
- Student’s graduation date must be after April 1, 2013
- Student must have a cumulative college GPA of 3.5 or higher
- Student must currently have a 95 percent or higher attendance rate
- Student must write two statements, one on their college experience and the other about the Imagine America Scholarship
- Student must obtain a written recommendation from a faculty member or college administrator
- Student must submit a picture
- Student must submit college transcripts (these can be unofficial)
Imagine America Foundation Policy and Procedures:
- The number of recipients will depend on available funds
- The Foundation will review all applications and submit the completed applications to a scholarship committee
- Notice of recipients will be listed on the website and monies will be forwarded to the school
- The Award is a onetime award, non-transferable, non-negotiable and non-refundable
- All incomplete applications will be deemed ineligible
- Award can be revoked if recipient’s current education is discontinued for any reason
For more information about the Adult Excellence Award, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Imagine America Foundation would like to thank the following Adult Excellence Award sponsors:
21st Century Workforce Fund