Phillips Single Father Scholarship

Scholarship Description

This scholarship was initiated to help male parents with financial need returning to school to gain new skills for the workplace. The donors understand the difficulty men face in trying to juggle work, family and school; they want to help alleviate that burden with an offer of financial assistance. Recipient must take a minimum of 6 credit hours per term and maintain at least a 2.5 GPA to receive the award for spring term.Pre-requisites:1. The applicant must be a current or intended student of FRCC, a Colorado resident and US citizen.2. Applicant must be a father, enrolled in a program to gain new skills for the workplace. Father must be a primary care provider, as evidenced by a recent tax return with child listed as exemption.3. The applicant must take a minimum of 6 credit hours per term, and maintain a minimum 2.5 G.P.A. at FRCC to continue the award for the second term.4. The applicant must demonstrate financial need and financial information must be completed on the scholarship application. Applicants not eligible for financial aid will be considered with plausible cause.5. A letter of recommendation from a teacher, employer, or professional in the community must accompany the scholarship application.6. Applicants must complete an essay stating why he is deserving of the award.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 2400

Deadline: 2020-04-30


Sponsoring Organization Front Range Community College - Westminster Campus
3645 West 112th Avenue
Westminster, CO 80031

Contact Person:

Phone: (303) 404-5238