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Loveland Philo accepts scholarship applications
LOVELAND, Colo. (March 14, 2017) – The Loveland Philomatheon Club reminds area students that applications for the 2017 Loveland Philo Scholarship Program are due Friday March 24.
Prospective candidates must be accepted into a two-year or less technical/vocational degree or certificate program for the 2017-18 academic year and who are strongly motivated to complete their training. Examples of areas of study for previous winners include health care, business, paralegal, cosmetology, automotive repair, retail merchandising, childcare and police and fire. Students enrolled in a four-year degree program are not eligible.
Applicants must complete a one-page essay about their background, leadership, volunteer and work experience. They also must demonstrate a financial need. Awards will vary from $500 to $1,500 per school year.
To apply for the scholarship, students may download an application packet from the Philo website, www.philoloveland.org. The packet must be submitted through the mail and postmarked by Friday, March 24, 2017.
Members of the Philo Scholarship Committee will conduct 15-minute interviews with selected candidates between noon and 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 19. Eligible candidates will be notified of their interview times. The committee will notify candidates about the awards by May 1, 2017.
Applications can be mailed to:
c/o Sara Quale
3371 Sedgwick Circle
Loveland, CO 80538
The Philo Club is one of the oldest service organizations in Loveland. Founded in 1918, our organization has a strong focus on providing support for women and youth. The Scholarship program is open to men and women of any age.