Association of Mexican American Educators (AMAE) Scholarship - Deadline March 17, 2017

posted Jan 9, 2017, 1:27 PM by Amanda Terronez

The Association of Mexican American Educators (AMAE) has been active in encouraging Hispanic students to pursue a college education and to assume roles of leadership in our communities.   AMAE encourages Hispanic students, especially those interested in the field of education, to apply for one of our scholarships.   In the last school year, twenty-one $1,000 scholarships were awarded to graduating seniors.

 

The following criteria must be met to be considered for selection by the AMAE Scholarship Committee:

1.        Applicant Must be of Hispanic Heritage

2.        Complete the AMAE Scholarship Application (Include checklist with your application)

A.      Autobiography (one page -  typed)

B.      Essay (Respond to Theme  indicated in the application checklist – ( one page - typed )

C.      Resume (use a standard resume format)

·         Clubs and Organizations

·         Sports Teams

·         Student Body Office Awards

·         Community Service

·         After School/Weekend Jobs

·         Hobbies/Other Interests

            D.   Three Letters of Recommendation (From teachers, school administrators, or community members)

            E.   OFFICIAL HIGH SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT (sealed)

            F.    Yearbook appropriate wallet size (2.5x3.5) photo

 

COMPLETE APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARK BY MARCH 17, 2017

                                                                                        Mail to:

Fresno AMAE Scholarship Program

                                                                                        P.O. Box 529

                                                                             Fresno, CA  93709-0529

Incomplete/Late applications will not be considered.

 

Please Note:  Scholarship recipients must attend the AMAE Scholarship Recognition Banquet, which will be held on, Friday, May 12, 2017 from 6 P.M. to 9 P.M. at the Golden Palace Banquet Hall located at 2625 W. Vassar Ave. (Highway 99 and Clinton Ave.) Fresno, CA  93705 – (559) 233-1234.

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Amanda Terronez,
Jan 9, 2017, 1:27 PM
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Amanda Terronez,
Jan 9, 2017, 1:27 PM
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Amanda Terronez,
Jan 9, 2017, 1:27 PM
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