Art & Magda Costantino Scholarship
Due Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Keep this scholarship funded for future generations.
This scholarship is in honor of long-time Evergreen staff members Art and Magda Costantino. Art and Magda’s passionate dedication to the students of Evergreen and their sincere belief in the power of teaching to improve lives has benefited our entire community.
Offered to a currently enrolled student with at least sophomore standing attending full time who demonstrates interest in studying social sciences or education. This scholarship is also intended to support promising students who may be at risk of dropping out of college and who demonstrate financial need. The applicant should also be one or more of the following:
- Facing high levels of student loan indebtedness
- A first generation student, e.g., a student who is the first in their family to go to college (i.e., neither parent has a four-year college degree)
- Native American
- African American
- A parent
- Age 24-26 and working to complete his or her degree
- Letter of application no longer than two pages. Please speak to the following in your letter of application:
- Describe your interest in studying education or social services.
- What are you studying at Evergreen and why?
- How do you plan to use your degree after you finish Evergreen?
- Statement, no longer than half of one page, outlining how you meet one of the additional criteria set above.
- Two letters of recommendation supporting your application.
- FAFSA or WASFA (see Steps to Take #4).