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Achieve The Dream Scholarship - $500
by Linda Delzeit - Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 3:54 PM

Announcing the Achieve The Dream Scholarship

Three banks that administer the David Ferguson Memorial Scholarship Fund, the Norris Scholarship Fund, and the City Bank Scholarship Fund have partnered this year with the Los Angeles Community College District to select 325 students district-wide to receive academic scholarships. Our donors are interested in assisting students who have successfully completed their required courses and are currently on track for completing their educational goal.

Eligible students must:

• Be a first-time student
• Have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher
• Have 15 units completed
• Have completed assessment exam on campus
• Have successfully completed an English or Math course with a “C” or better
• Complete the essay requested with this application
• Complete and return the Faculty Letter of Recommendation
• Meet the submission deadline – November 9, 2012


See attached Application Form

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Re: Achieve The Dream Scholarship - $500
by Linda Delzeit - Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:18 PM

District clarification as to what constitutes a "First Time Student."

The District defined any student that started with LACCD during the semesters below as First Time Students:

  • Summer 2011
  • Fall 2011
  • Spring 2012
  • Currently enrolled in Fall 2012