Clovis Kiwanis Club
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2017 Scholarship

The Kiwanis Club of Clovis has provided college scholarships to outstanding seniors in the Clovis Unified School District since 1986. Again this year, a two thousand dollar ($2,000) scholarship will be awarded at CUSD high schools to graduating seniors who are judged to be the most outstanding all-around student of their respective graduating class.

The scholarship funds will be deposited in an account at an educational institution named by the recipient. The college or university will draw directly from the fund as needed to pay for tuition, fees, room and board, or books as those expenses are incurred by the recipient. The money awarded may not be used for any other purpose.  All the funds received through this scholarship must be spent by June 30, 2018.

Each application will be reviewed by a committee composed of members of the Kiwanis Club of Clovis. The committee will select applicants for interviews. All information provided in this application will remain confidential.

ELIGIBILITY

All graduating seniors at Buchanan, Clovis, Clovis East, Clovis North and Clovis West High Schools are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

CRITERIA

The committee’s decision will be based on its assessment of a combination of the applicant’s, academic achievement; involvement in school activities and community service; character, and maturity.

APPLICATION

Applicants must use the downloadable form as presented. This form is in a .pdf format that allows you to complete the form on the web, print it out, sign it and submit the form. All applications must be typewritten. Handwritten or altered forms will not be accepted.

Applicants must fill out this form as completely as possible. Applicants are encouraged to prioritize their activities by listing those activities with the most years of participation first in each category. Activities that do not indicate years of participation will be discounted.

Any addendum other than the required essay and the required copy of the applicant’s academic transcript provided through the counselor as noted will not be considered.

DEADLINE

Applications must be delivered to the office of the academic counselor no later than 5 p.m. on Wednesday March 8, 2017. Do not mail the application; Mailed applications will be disqualified.

ESSAY After completing this application, please attach, in type-written form, a two hundred fifty to five hundred (250-500) word essay on: How has your education, school activities, community service, and life experiences prepared you for adulthood?

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