The Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key Foundation
Scholarship/Financial Assistance Program

The Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key Foundation will award scholarships/financial assistance to applicants who meet the following criteria and who are selected by a Foundation committee..
I....Anyone accepted (to or already attending in good standing) a regionally accredited post-secondary education institution on a full-time basis (minimum 12 hours undergraduate) would be eligible for consideration.
2...Applicants may attend or plan to attend 2-year or 4-year institutions.
3...Established financial need is a requirement, although it is not necessary for you to be eligible for government assistance in order to apply.
4...This program is one to high school seniors, adults entering or re-entering a post- secondary program, and  those who may have received a Foundation scholarship in a previous year.
5...The applicant must be a year-round resident in the Foundation’s service area (Manatee and Sarasota Counties).
6...A committee of qualified, experienced volunteers and board members will review applications and make recommendations to the Foundation’s Board of Directors.
7...All awards will be “last dollar” scholarships to insure any aid offered by a post- secondary institution is not reduced. Letters will be sent to institutions stating that no government or institutional aid will be deducted or reduced from the applicant’s financial aid package as a result of receiving the Foundation scholarship.
8...Scholarships and/or financial aid will be paid directly to the institution.
9...A complete, original application, including all items listed below must arrive no later than June 15, 2013. The period of application is from May 10th to June 14th, 2013.

RETURN COMPLETED ORIGINAL APPLICATIONS TO YOUR GUIDANCE OFFICE FOR THEIR FORWARDING OR DIRECTLY MAIL TO:
The Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key Foundation
Attn: Scholarship Committee
P. O. Box 8097
Longboat Key, FL 34228
APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JUNE 14, 2013
Required items — Check List
Application
Most recent transcript or GED
Two letters of recommendation (including one from school or employer)
Letter of acceptance (including any financial aid) from the institution you plan to attend.
A short 250 to 300 word essay about yourself, what major changes you have faced,
and what actions you have taken to overcome these challenges.
Sign and date this application (bottom of last page)
Letter of commitment to attend Kiwanis Club breakfast.
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THE KIWANIS CLUB OF LONGBOAT KEY FOUNDATION
Scholarship/Financial Assistance Program Application

Applicant Name _______________________/___________/_______________
(First) ((Middle) (Last)
Address: ____________________________/___________________/_______

How long have you lived in this area? __________ (years) (months)

Telephone: ( ) ______________________ --- ___________________________

Social Security #:(XXX)-(xx)- ( _  _ _ )

School Currently Attending: _______________________________________________

Cumulative Grade Point Average: ___________ (weighted) (unweighted)

1. What do you plan to study and why?
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2. Briefly describe your Life Goals:
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3. List any honors you have received:
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4. Describe any extracurricular activities, volunteer efforts,
  and work experiences both in and out of school:
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5. Explain your financial need for scholarship:
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6. Is there any other information the Scholarship Committee should
   consider when reviewing your application?
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7. The information I have provided in this application is complete
   and accurate to the best of my knowledge.

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              Applicant Signature                                                               Date

To the Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key Foundation:

If I am awarded a scholarship by the Kiwanis Club of Longboat Key Foundation,
I commit to attend the August 15, 2013 Kiwanis Club Breakfast meeting at 7:30 AM
at The Colony Beach & Tennis Resort.
I understand I will be a guest of Kiwanis and that I may also bring a guest.

Sincerely, ____________________________________________________
Scholarship Applicant

Dated: ____________________________
* Must be returned along with application.