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GE/LNESC Scholarship Program 2015 for outstanding minority students in the USA.

Application Deadline:September 28, 2015

The partnership between the General Electric Foundation and the LNESC Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding minority students in completing their college education. The program is directed specifically to disadvantaged minority students with career interests in business or engineering.

The GE/LNESC Scholarship Program awards $5,000 scholarships to qualified minority students who are enrolled as business or engineering majors. Applicants must be working towards a bachelor’s degree at an accredited US college or university, and must be classified as college sophomores in the fall. The $5,000 awards will be divided into two equal disbursements made in the fall and spring.

Eligibility Requirement:

Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for a scholarship:

  • Must be a minority student pursuing full-time studies leading to a bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university in the U.S.

  • Must be classified as a college sophomore in the fall semester

  • Must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent

  • Must be a business or engineering major

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident

 Application Process:

Applicants must submit the following online by September 28, 2015:

  • Student application

  • College transcript

  • Resume

  • Three letters of recommendation addressed to the GE/LULAC Scholarship Selection Committee (at least one letter of recommendation must be from a college professor)

  • Personal statement of not more than 300 words describing the professional and career goals your studies are leading to

Apply Now for the GE/LNESC Scholarship Program

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