|Scholarship Name:||John S. Lyons Memorial Foundation Scholarship Program
|Scholarship Description:|| Scholarship offered by the John S. Lyons Memorial Foundation to California high school seniors.
|Award Amount:||Up to $5,500.00|
|Number of Scholarships:||One (1) award
|Official Transcript Required:||N/A|
|References and Letter of Recommendations Required:||Two (2) letters of recommendation
|Original Essay Required:||Yes
|Additional Requirements and Information:||
1) Min. 3.0/4.0 GPA; 2) Must be enrolled in a San Diego or Imperial County, California school system; 3) Must have a parent or legal guardian who is a member in good standing of any local labor union; 4) Must plan to attend a college, university or vocational/technical school; 5) Demonstrated participation in extracurricular and community service activities; 6) Verification of parent(s)/guardian(s) good standing in union required; 7) Transcript(s) required; 8) Grading scale required; 9) Scholarship payable as follows: One (1) four (4) year college scholarship for a max. amount of $5,500.00 will be awarded. The initial year amount is $2,500.00 for the next school year beginning in September. Continued scholarship assistance in the amount of $1,000.00 per academic year for a max. of up to three (3) additional academic years if recipient continues to meet scholarship standards.
NOTE: Scholarship Guidelines
|Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):||Paper application|
|Additional Applicant Requirements:||Must be a high school senior
|Category (Select all that apply):||Residency, GPA, Employment, Membership, Merit-based, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities, School/College|
|Point of Contact:||Scholarship Committee
John S. Lyons Memorial Foundation
3737 Camino del Rio South, Suite 202
San Diego, California 92108
Attn: Danielle Paukner
Telephone: (619) 521-2914
Deadline: January 25, 2019 (NLT 4 p.m.) (postmark and/or receipt date)
Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).