Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship
The applicant must demonstrate financial need. The applicant must include a copy of his/her Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or a copy of the FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) received after the FAFSA is submitted.
Additionally, the applicant must:
- Maintain 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
- Be a person of color.
Funds must be used for tuition, fees, premium for health insurance provided through the institution, on campus room and board only. On-campus room and board includes fraternity, sorority, campus dorms or apartments.
Scholarship assistance may run for a maximum of four years.
Applicant must attend an accredited public university or college, including technical college, in the United States.
Term of scholarship award will be for each academic school year and current scholarship recipients will receive preference. However recipients must re-apply each year. To re-apply, each student must submit his/her official transcript postmarked by March 1st and a letter of intent stating plans for the coming academic year.
Applicant must agree to help others in the future by signing a promise note.
The maximum award is $2,000 per year, however it may be less. All payments will be made directly to the educational institution; under no circumstance will payment be made directly to applicant. Under no circumstance will the institution disburse excess funds to the student.
Unused or excess funds must be returned to
The Students of Color Scholarship Fund
C/O Financial Freedom Solutions
P.O. Box 13980
Mill Creek, WA 98082 :
- High School students with a cumulative grade point average of =/>2.5 on a 4.0 scale. (Cum GPA must be clearly indicated on transcript)GED acceptable;however, while in college applicant must maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
- Undergraduate with < 4 years of college (13 quarters or 9 semesters)
To apply, first time applicants must submit:
- two letters of reference
- financial information
- promise note
- current official academic transcriptAll materials should be sent to Financial Freedom Solutions and must be postmarked by March 1st. All applicants will be notified by May 15th.Note: Applicants who do not meet all the required criteria will not be considered.