The Book Industry Charitable Foundation Scholarship Program
The Book Industry Charitable Foundation Scholarship Program is available starting February 18 to bookstore employees, bookstore owners, former Borders employees and dependents of bookstore employees, owners and former Borders employees.
Who is this scholarship for?
To be eligible, you also must be planning to enroll in full or part-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for at least half of the 2013-2014 academic year.
How many awards are there?
Up to 35 awards totaling $100,000 will be granted this year!
What criteria does the scholarship committee look at?
Winners for this scholarship program will be selected based off of three equally weighted factors:
1) Financial need
2) Academic performance
3) Leadership, participation and other non-academic criteria
Applications are due by April 18th, 2013, and can be submitted online. More information about the guideline and application for the scholarship will be available at the previous link once February 18th rolls around. Best of luck!