Foothill Karen Druker Scholarship

Description:
The purpose of this scholarship to recognize students who have persevered academically having overcome a great hardship(s) such as living with a disability, being the first in their family to attend college, overcoming economic hardship, being a single parent, etc.

To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Applicant must have overcome a great hardship and persevered academically.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 units at Foothill College at the time of the scholarship deadline and disbursement of scholarship funds
  • Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Financial need must be clearly demonstrated. Applicant must, therefore, file a current academic year’s financial aid application (the FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov for U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens, or the California Dream Act Application at https://dream.csac.ca.gov for undocumented students who qualify for AB540 status) at least one week prior to the scholarship application deadline by 4:00pm. NOTE: Undocumented students who do not qualify for AB540 status should contact the Financial Aid Office for guidance about completing a financial aid application.

Donor
Karen Druker
Award
$3,000 (1 award available)
Scopes
Foothill College
Deadline
02/18/2023
Supplemental Questions
  1. Which is your primary school for the current academic year?
  2. (Optional) Describe the hardship(s) you have overcome and how you have persevered academically. NOTE: You only need to answer if you did not address this topic in your "My Story" essay or would like to expand on it.