Home > Financial Aid > College Scholarships > Scholarships by Type > Minority Scholarships > CIRI Foundation General Scholarships

CIRI Foundation General Scholarships

$5,000

June 01, 2019

Awards Available: See Description

Apply Now!
  • Scholarship Description
  • The CIRI Foundation (TCF) offers general scholarships to full-time and part-time degree-seeking students. Scholarships are offered for the full academic year or per term. There are two scholarship deadlines a year. Please review the scholarship information to decide which is the appropriate deadline to apply for, review requirements, award details, and terms. There are two general scholarships - one for the entire academic year and one for the fall semester only:

    1. General Scholarship (Academic Year) - Deadline June 1. Up to $5,000/$4,500 for full-time/part-time students

    2. General Scholarship (Fall only) - Deadline June 1. Up to $2,500/$2,250 for fall term for full-time/part-time students

    Eligibility for both scholarships:
    -Be a CIRI original enrollee or direct lineal descendant
    -Must have a high school diploma or GED
    -Enrolled in one of the following degree programs: associates, bachelors, masters, or doctorate; post-baccalaureate program of study; or pre-requisite courses before entering into a degree program
    -Must be attending an accredited institution
    -A 2.5 cumulative grade point average or higher

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 3600 San Jeronimo Drive
  • Suite 256
  • Anchorage, AK 99508-2870
  • tcf@thecirifoundation.org
  • 907-793-3575

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (0)

expand_more

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Latest College & Financial Aid News

Harvard Supporters Back University in Admissions Trial

October 16, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Harvard students and alumni will testify in support of Harvard during the admissions trial this week, defending its "race-conscious admissions policy" against claims that it discriminates against Asian-American applicants. The trial is the latest chapter in a lawsuit filed in 2014 by Students for Fair Admissions (SFFA).

Harvard University has been accused of "balancing its undergraduate classes to ensure that it had admitted its desired share of students of each race and ethnicity" and also for penalizing Asian-American applicants by "systematically giving them lower scores on a metric admissions officers use to measure personality." Adam Mortara, a lawyer representing SFFA, stated that the university scores applicants in four categories: academic achievement, athletic ability, extracurriculars, and personality. While referencing admissions data, he concluded that, despite their higher academic performance, Asian-Americans are admitted at lower rates. [...]

Professor Sent Abroad After Posting Hateful Tweets

October 9, 2018

by Susan Dutca

An associate professor in security studies at Georgetown University who, last week, wished "death and castration" to GOP senators supporting confirmed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is no longer teaching but will be "traveling internationally for university research." [...]

File FAFSA Immediately for Best Chance at Getting Money for College

October 2, 2018

by Susan Dutca

The official 2019-2020 college financial aid season began yesterday, October 1st, so it is critical that you file your Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA) ASAP! Whether you are headed to college for the first time next fall, or you plan on attending college next year, you will want to complete your FAFSA as soon as possible, as many states and colleges award financial aid on a first come, first served basis. [...]