Scholarship of the Week

Digging up Scholarship Treasure for AU Students

Scholarship name:  4‑H First Generation Scholarship

Sponsored by:  4-H Canada and The Coca-Cola Foundation

Deadline:  May 31, 2018

Potential payout:  $1000

Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian residents, be 4-H members, be starting or returning to post-secondary education in September 2018, have a GPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent, and demonstrate financial need.  Additionally, the applicant’s parents or guardian must not have pursued post-secondary education themselves.

What’s required:  An online application, along with a reference letter, a current transcript, proof of acceptance to a post-secondary program, background on your 4-H involvement and how this scholarship will benefit you, and a 500-word essay on one of two topics.

Tips:  Read the FAQs for additional information.

Where to get