Whether you’re starting school in the fall, or are returning after a few years off, there is still time to apply for scholarship money. As an Affinity Plus member, you have two scholarship opportunities available – but act fast because the deadlines are right around the corner.
Affinity Plus Foundation Scholarship.
This year, the Affinity Plus Foundation will award five students with a $5,000 scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to one freshman, upperclassman, graduate and nontraditional student. To be eligible for the scholarship, you must meet the following requirements:
- Be a member of Affinity Plus and be primary on your account.
- Plan to be enrolled, or are already enrolled, at an accredited nonprofit school, a public or private college, community college, technical college, or graduate school (masters and doctorate).
- Complete and submit a Scholarship Program Application and all required materials postmarked by January 31, 2014.
Minnesota Family Involvement Council Scholarship
The Minnesota Family Involvement Council will be awarding 18 scholarships for higher education. As a member of Affinity Plus, you’re eligible to apply! This volunteer organization is committed to promoting financial awareness and education. The scholarships will be awarded to members pursuing post-secondary education in the 2014-2015 school year (fall and spring semester). Nontraditional students, including adults returning to school or those in graduate and law school, can also apply. There will be a total of 18 scholarships awarded to students in the spring of 2014, including two $1,000 scholarships and sixteen $500 scholarships. Applications must be postmarked or submitted electronically by February 1, 2014.