Norman J. Priest Scholarship Application-2017-2018

Purpose:
To recognize one or more continuing full-time (sophomore, junior, senior and grad student) students working in the Cal Poly Pomona Foundation Inc., also to recognize participation and leadership in campus activities/community service and Foundation work activities.

Eligibility Criteria:
Applicants must meet the following standards:
•Continuing full-time student (minimum 12 units per quarter for the academic year). You must be enrolled as a full-time student in the winter quarter.
•Completed over 45 units in undergraduate course work to qualify for sophomore status.
•Continuing student assistant employee of the Cal Poly Pomona Foundation, Inc. (minimum of 9 months of employment). Must work in one of the Foundation’s operations (i.e., Foundation Operation or Foundation Grant).
•Cal Poly GPA of 2.0 or above.

A committee, including Mrs. James Priest and Mr. Jim Priest, will review all applications and select two winners. Scholarships will be awarded by early December 2017. Winners will attend the Foundation Board of Directors meeting in February 2018 for a recognition presentation.

Submittal Process:
In keeping with the Foundation's lean and green principles, the submittal process is totally electronic.

-This online application will be automatically submitted.
-You may email your resume and essay in .pdf or Word format.
-Scan and email your signed letters of recommendation, or have recommender send them to me directly.

Scanners are available to students at:
I&IT Campus Center Computing Lab--Building 97-21
I&IT Computing Commons--Building 98-C5-13
Productivity Center-Library-room 2921

Electronically Submit the following items to CPP Foundation, Inc. using the info at the bottom of this page.

•Completed online application form (hit "Submit" button at end of THIS online application)
•Current resume
•A one-page (8 ½ x 11) essay discussing:
(a) how student employment in the Cal Poly Pomona Foundation, Inc. has assisted you with your educational goals,
(b) how you plan to use the scholarship award to help you achieve your career/educational goals, and
(c) how participation and leadership in campus activities and community service will help you achieve your goals. NOTE: Your essay must be well thought out, grammatically correct and spell checked (Points will be deducted for errors).
•Two letters of recommendation:
(a) one from your supervisor, and
(b) one from a Foundation staff employee

Selection Process:
A Foundation Scholarship Committee will review all submitted applications.

Scholarship Award: $1000

Scholarship recipients will be announced during the fall quarter.

Deadline for application submittal: Thursday, November 16, 2017 by 3 pm--no exceptions.

* 1. Personal Information:

* 2. Cal Poly Address Information:

* 3. Permanent or Parent/Guardian Address Information:

* 4. Bronco ID Number:

* 5. Have you completed at least three (3) quarters at Cal Poly Pomona?

* 6. Are you currently:

* 7. Number of Units left to complete for graduation:

* 8. School and Major

* 9. Have you been awarded any scholarships? (If yes, please list name, date and amount below.)

* 10. Previously Received Scholarship Information:

* 11. Previously Received Scholarship Information:

* 12. Previously Received Scholarship Information:

* 13. Previously Received Scholarship Information:

* 14. Check the specific Cal Poly Pomona Foundation, Inc. (CPPF) department you are employed at:

* 15. You must have at least 9 months TOTAL employment as a Foundation employee.  Please add your employment months as they must add up to at least 9 within in the last 2 years. 
LIST the number of months in each job AND LIST each job area/unit:

* 16. Name of Supervisor for each job AND name of job area/unit:

* 17. School Organizations/Activities & Contributions:
Please indicate Cal Poly clubs/organizations/activities that you participate in. Be sure to include any officer positions you have held.

* 18. Extracurricular activities and organizations outside of school and work:

In addition to submitting this online application, please send the following items to Anne McLoughlin's email by Thursday, November 16, 2017 amcloughlin@cpp.edu

•Current resume
•Essay: Explain career goals and indicate (a) how student employment in the Cal Poly Pomona Foundation, Inc. has assisted you with your educational goals, (b) how you plan to use the scholarship award to help you achieve your career/educational goals, and (c) how participation and leadership in campus activities and community service will help you achieve your goals.
This is on one 8 ½ x 11 page. Your essay must be well thought out, grammatically correct and spell checked (Points will be deducted for errors).
•Two letters of recommendation: (a) one from your supervisor, and (b) one from a Foundation staff employee.

Deadline for completed application package is Thursday November 16, 2017.
The entire application package is due Thursday November 16, 2017.
All essays, letters of recommendation and resumes must be received in my email inbox by three pm on Thursday Nov. 16, 2017
The online application must be submitted (dated) by 3 pm Thursday November 16th.
Thank you for submitting your application for the 2017-2018 Norman J. Priest Scholarship.
Make sure you get a Thank You page after hitting the Submit button to ensure we have received this online application.
You should also email me to make sure I have received your ENTIRE COMPLETE APPLICATION, including BOTH Letters of Recommendation. amcloughlin@cpp.edu

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