Via Belinda Penn, PLS, CCM, NEALSP Scholarship Chair
SCHOLARSHIP QUALIFICATIONS: The annual scholarship to be awarded by NEALSP shall be available to high school seniors or those enrolled in a school of advanced learning; and must have a 3.0 or higher grade point average.
The NEALSLP Scholarship is $600.00. Feel free to print this application and give to anyone who qualifies for the NEALSP Scholarship. All applications must be postmarked no later than January 27, 2014. I will accept electronic copies no later than February 1, 2014.
The AALS Grant is awarded to a member, child of a member, or grandchild of a member. The AALS Grant is $750.00.
GRANT QUALIFICATIONS: All applicants must be (a) a high school senior OR enrolled in a school of higher education (including the current school year) carrying at least five (5) hours and working toward a degree; (b) have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher; OR (c) must be enrolled, or planning to enroll during the upcoming year, in a short-term, one-time course of study consisting of a minimum of 20 hours; and (d) be in need of financial assistance.
Details you need to know: Everyone that meets the Scholarship Qualifications can apply for the NEALSP Scholarship. The winner of the NEALSP Scholarship will then be submitted for either the AALS Scholarship ($750.00) or the AALS Grant in accordance with the NEALSP Standing Rules. What is important is if someone is going to apply for the NEALSP Scholarship and they are also a member, child of a member or grandchild of a member that would qualify for the AALS Grant, they need to submit the 2 page application for the AALS Grant and the 2 page application for the NEALSP Scholarship. If you, your child or grandchild are selected for submission for the AALS Grant, I will place the attachments from the NEALSP Scholarship with the AALS Grant application you have already submitted. YOU HAVE TO APPLY FOR THE NEALSP SCHOLARSHIP IF YOU WANT TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE AALS GRANT (INCLUDING MEMBERS).
All ALLS Grant information is to be postmarked no later than January 27, 2014 or received electronically by February 1, 2014.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. Also, please forward to anyone that I may have left off my email list.