The fund will provide scholarship assistance to help defray expenses for vocational and/or technical post-secondary educational courses or other such training that would help the recipients attain, sustain or expand their employability by learning new technical skills or trades. Recipients may use scholarship awards to take courses at accredited educational institutions, both for-profit and not-for-profit. Among applicants who meet all criteria, preference will be given to applicants who are currently employed in the manufacturing field, or who has a parent who is currently employed by a manufacturing company. Eligibility: A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale), experience working in a technical trade, vocation or manufacturing job; or a demonstrated aptitude for a technical trade and/or vocation. Financial need is a consideration, but is not a requirement. Award Amount: Minimum of $1,000 Annual Number of Scholarships: Based on funds available Contact: Ms. Gail Sanders, Operations and Compliance Manager, The Community Foundation of Louisville, Waterfront Plaza, Suite 1110, 325 W. Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202, (502) 585-4649 X1025; firstname.lastname@example.org ; e-mail is preferred. Giving primarily in Louisville and Jefferson County, KY.
Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore,
Type: Needs Based
Num Awards: Multiple
Min Award: 1000
Max Award: Varies
The Community Foundation of Louisville
Waterfront Plaza, 325 W. Main Street, Suite 1110
Louisville, KY 40202-4251
Phone: Telephone: (502) 585-4649
Fax: Fax: (502) 587-7484"