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SCHOLARSHIPS:
ONLINE APPLICATION

Instructions for applying for The Vennard Gilmore Scholarship - 2017


The Scholarships
Two or more scholarships will be awarded for the academic year beginning fall 2017.
Each scholarship will be not less than $1,000.


Eligibility Requirements
An eligible applicant for this scholarship --
is currently attending or has graduated from an accredited high school.
is intending to attend college or a post-graduate program during 2017 as a full time student (minimum of 12 credit hours).
is a relative of a Vennard alumnus (an alumnus is anyone who has attended or taught at one of the Vennard colleges).


Submission Instructions
1. Complete the Application Form online:
  a. Fill in all the information on the application form.
  b. At the end of the form, you will type a letter that you compose, addressed to the Vennard College Alumni Association, including a personal testimony. Tell us in your own words about your experience as a Christian, your plans or ideas for the future, and ways you can see God using your life and talents. The letter should be the equivalent of one typed page.
  High school students, click HERE
  College students, click HERE
  Graduate students, click HERE
   
2. Submit a reference from a person outside your family, such as your pastor, high school administrator, teacher or community leader. We would like this letter to inform us about your commitment to your Christian beliefs, your characteristics and strengths, and your personality. We want to know why the person writing your letter believes you are a good candidate for the scholarship.
    Click HERE for the page where the letter can be typed
    or
    The letter can be emailed to alumnihome@vcaa.net
   
3. Email a copy of the letter of acceptance to the college you plan to attend.
    Email to alumnihome@vcaa.net
   
Reminder - The application must be submitted no later than April 10, 2017.


Scholarship Award Announcement
Scholarship announcements will be made by June 1, 2017.
The Vennard College Alumni Association will contact the colleges the recipients will be attending to make funding arrangements. When we have received confirmation that the student has enrolled for fall semester classes, the payment will be made to the college on behalf of the recipient.