Laney College

Faculty Senate Scholarship

Faculty Senate Scholarship

Check out the scholarship flier. Apply at web.peralta.edu/foundation by April 3, 2017.

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About the Scholarship

  • Description: Four scholarships for $750 each will be awarded to Laney College students who are currently enrolled in at least 6 semester units at Laney (Spring 2017). Applicants must also plan to be enrolled at an accredited four-year college/university during the Fall 2017 term.
  • Purpose:: To encourage Laney students to pursue a career in education, with the hope that some of these students will return to Laney College as future faculty members.
  • Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:
    1. Applicant must intend to pursue a professional career in education (i.e., in teaching, counseling, librarianship, etc.).
    2. Applicant must have completed at least 40 semester units that are transferable to a four-year college with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 by the end of the Fall 2016 term, and be “transfer eligible” by the end of the Spring 2017 term.
    3. Applicant must be enrolled at a four-year college for the Fall 2017 term. Documentation to verify admission status at a four-year college for Fall 2017 will be required of semi-finalists in May 2017.
    4. Applicant must have completed at least 24 semester units at Laney College by the end of Fall 2016.
    5. Applicant must be currently enrolled in at least six units at Laney College.