2018-2019 HCSC Scholarship Information
Current HCSC members and their spouses, who will be enrolled in a full or part-time accredited degree program during the upcoming 2018-2019 academic year, are eligible for an HCSC scholarship. Also eligible are high school students graduating in Spring 2018 that are dependents of HCSC members. Individuals who accept a full scholarship which covers all costs associated with tuition, fees, books, room and board are not eligible to apply for this scholarship. Scholarships are awarded based on scholastic merit and community involvement. Race, color, sex, national origin, or financial need will not influence scholarship selection. Recipients of a 2017-2018 HCSC Scholarship are not eligible for a 2018-2019 HCSC Scholarship. If you are not currently a member, you must sign-up for membership no later than 28 February 2018. You can email Membership by clicking HERE, sign up at the next luncheon on 21 February at the Zone at 11:30, or you can sign-up at the Thrift Shop!
Completed applications packets should include the scholarship application, sealed official transcripts and two (2) recommendations. Completed packets must be postmarked no later than March 31, 2018.
Each applicant must fill out the appropriate application form. There are separate application forms for adult applicants and for high school seniors. Both forms can be found at the links below.
Transcripts are to be included in the completed application packet and must be in a sealed envelope. High school applicants are to submit all high school transcripts, including Fall 2017. Adult applicants must submit the last three years of transcripts, to include transcripts for Fall 2017. (For applicants not currently in school, three years of transcripts from the most recent school(s) attended must be sent.)
Each application must be accompanied by two (2) personal recommendations. Each personal recommendation form must be in a sealed envelope – with the signature of the person offering the recommendation over the seal. Personal recommendation forms can be found at link below.
All forms must be typed. No hand written forms will be accepted. Packets containing hand written forms will not be considered.
Incomplete packets will not be considered. The applicant must ensure all portions are included in the packet.
Applicants will receive a confirmation email from HCSC verifying their packet has been received by the organization within ten days of the final submission date.
Please submit completed application packet, including application, transcripts, and recommendation letters NO LATER THAN MARCH 31, 2018 to:
HCSC Scholarship Committee
Apo AE 09173
If you have additional questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Scholarship Award Information:
Awardees will be notified in writing of their selection to receive a scholarship in May 2018. Awardees and their sponsors will be asked to sign a scholarship pledge affirming that they meet the eligibility requirements as stated herein. Awards will be made in the form of a check to the institution, contingent upon receipt by the HCSC Scholarship Committee of a true copy of verification of enrollment in an accredited institution of higher learning. Several scholarships will be awarded. The use of scholarship award monies is restricted to payment of tuition, fees, books, and room and board. All awards must be applied by 1 October of the year the scholarship is awarded or the balance of the scholarship will be cancelled.
The scholarship acceptance form that is signed and returned to HCSC are compiled and cross-referenced by the Treasurer and the Scholarship Chair to ensure 100% match between applicants and distribution. The HCSC Treasurer mails all of the scholarship funds at the end September. The funds are deposited to the student's account through the University.
If you have trouble printing the applications you may use the following links to print your application. Please note, we have uploaded a Word Doc as well as a PDF for each document in case your computer is more compatible with one type of document. If you have any issues do not hesitate to contact us!
2018 Applications to be updated January 30, 2018
2018 Senior Scholarship Application Word
2018 Senior Scholarship Application PDF
2018 Adult Scholarship Application Word
2018 Adult Scholarship Application PDF
2018 Checklist Word
2018 Checklist PDF
2018 Recommendation Form Word
2018 Recommendation Form PDF