P-2774

Scholarship TCC Student

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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Metroport (Southlake)

Total Budget: $3,000

Area of Focus: Basic education and literacy

Activity Type: Education: Scholarship

Summary: Scholarship for student attending Tarrant County Community College in North Texas


There is a continual need for scholarships to help students, especially those from disadvantaged families, to attend college. It is predicted that over 70% of all future jobs in the US will require some higher education and that is even more true in the case of jobs in the STEM fields where available jobs will be most prevalent and living wage + productive. This project will establish a Rotary named scholarship to provide funding for students on a STEM related career path to attend Tarrant County College, Northeast Campus. Each scholarship will be up to $1,500 per academic year and as a result of a MOU between R.I. D-5790 and TCCD the student will be eligible to receive a matching scholarship amount for their second academic year providing the student has maintained a minimum 2.5 GPA and has taken a minimum of 15 credit hours in the first academic year. Tarrant County College is known for its readily accessible, affordable and high quality education in an environment where where each student's success is of paramount importance.

The scholarships will be awarded as students are identified and funding becomes available. It is anticipated that additional funding will be added to this initial amount each year from a variety of sources and the scholarship will continue to be awarded as long as funding is available.

Project Contact Person

District: 5790

Rotary Club of: Metroport (Southlake)

Primary Contact: James Lunday

Email: james.c.lunday@gmail.com

Project Status

Signed
This project is "Signed". This means that the signatures from the club leadership have been collected. This project is now being reviewed by the district leadership for approval. Once a decision is made, the status of the project will be changed to "Approved".

Project listed for the 2018-19 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

Metroport (Southlake) (5790)

15-May-19

$1,500

$1,500

$3,000

Total

$1,500

$1,500

$3,000

DDF contributions in grey are pending approval of the corresponding district committee.

Project Supporting Documents


[15-May-19]
2018-2019 MOU


[16-May-19]
check 2697 copy


[16-May-19]
Grant payment check 2697


[15-May-19]
Metroport 18-19 990

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History Log Entries

15-May-19

System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.

15-May-19

by Sharron Miles

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.

16-May-19

System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by James Lunday.

16-May-19

by Sharron Miles

System Entry: Project signed by Sharron Miles.

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