**APPLICATION DEADLINE MARCH 1, 2018**

The below application is for candidates of the 68th Annual School Session who wish to be considered for the following scholarships:

1.) GSBC/State Banking Association Future Leaders Scholarship
2.) GSBC Alumni Association Scholarship.

For a complete description of both scholarship awards, please visit http://www.gsbcolorado.org/our-programs/annual-school-session/scholarship-opportunities/.

Applications will be accepted until March 1, 2018 and applicants will be notified of award decisions by March 30, 2018.

The 2018 scholarship award is $1,390/year. Tuition (after scholarship is applied) = $3,085 per year (includes non-refundable processing fee, housing and meals for the entire two-week session).

If your application is accepted and you are awarded this scholarship, you must attend the 2018 School Session.

Please call 800-272-5138 or email Leilani Conklin (lconklin@gsbcolorado.org) for questions.

* 1. Scholarship(s) you wish to apply for:

* 2. My personal information:

* 3. What is your bank's asset size (dollars in millions)?

* 4. Educational Background: Provide the following information for each institution representing higher education.

Education 1

* 5. Educational Background: Repeat if applicable.

Education 2

* 6. Educational Background: Repeat if applicable.

Education 3

* 7. Educational Background: Describe additional educational activities, formal or informal, in-bank or outside, that will assist in evaluating your qualifications. Include attendance at banking educational programs (i.e. state association programming):

* 8. Experience: Total time in banking (counting through the upcoming July GSBC School Session) in years.

* 9. Experience: List banking experience below, in order of most recent to earliest positions (e-mail supplementary list to GSBC@GSBColorado.org if necessary). Repeat below as necessary.

Experience 1

* 10. Experience: List banking experience below, in order of most recent to earliest positions (e-mail supplementary list to GSBC@GSBColorado.org if necessary). Repeat below as necessary.

Experience 2

* 11. Experience: List banking experience below, in order of most recent to earliest positions (e-mail supplementary list to GSBC@GSBColorado.org if necessary). Repeat below as necessary.

Experience 3

* 12. Experience: Briefly describe your current and responsibilities at your present organization:

* 13. Experience: List any relevant non-bank work experience (optional). Repeat below as necessary.

* 14. Experience: List any relevant non-bank work experience (optional). Repeat below as necessary.

* 15. Experience: List any relevant non-bank work experience (optional). Repeat below as necessary.

* 16. Industry/Community Involvement: Please describe your involvement in state association activities, other industry groups, and/or your local community:

* 17. Supervisor Endorsement (authorization required to receive scholarship award):

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