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Adult Students in Scholastic Transition (EWI of Columbus)

Award Amount
$2,000
Awards Available
See Description
Deadline
April 1, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Adult Student in Scholastic Transition (ASIST) scholarship is a non-discriminatory, educational scholarship program for the benefit of non-traditional students. These include persons who are past high school age and who are entering a college, university, or trade school for the first time, non-traditional students already enrolled in a college/university or trade program, or are re-training due to changes in the workplace.

    The ASIST Scholarship Programs helps provide financial support to adult students in a variety of transitional situations. The goal of the ASIST Program is to enable recipients to improve their self-esteem and to have a positive impact on the recipient's personal life, employment, family and community.

    Selection criteria includes, but is not limited to, the following:
    -Financial need
    -Socially, physically and economically challenged adults
    -Responsible for small children

    Applicants must meet the following requirements:
    - Clearly define career goals and objectives
    - Specify the educational requirements to attain the above goals and objectives
    - Utilize re-entry program available through colleges/universities, community agencies and service groups or career professionals
    - Adult aged (18 years of aged or older)
    - Applicant must reside in either Franklin, Fairfield, Licking, Union, Pickaway, Madison or Delaware counties
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Director
  • 201 South Grant Avenue
  • Columbus, OH 43215
  • ewicolumbus@ewicol.org
  • 614-947-6196

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