2017 PHIP Scholarship Information



Parrot Heads In Paradise Scholarship Application Information

Amount

Three awards: First: $5,000, Second: $3,000, Third: $2,000

Eligibility

Parrot Head Club Members and Children or Wards of Parrot Head Club Members

Criteria

High School Graduates (or equivalent) attending Post Secondary Schools

See previous scholarship winners!


Description

The Scholarship is for current Parrot Head Club Members of an officially Chartered Chapter or their children or wards of PHiP Parrot Head Club members for post secondary education. This program was established in 2008. Three scholarships will be awarded in 2017.

The funds may be used for tuition, books or living expenses, at an accredited four-year university or college of the student's choice. The award will be paid to the winners' school account, when a student account is established.

Additional Criteria for this scholarship includes: High School cumulative grade point must be 2.5 or higher, or School Entrance Test Scores must be in the top 40%. The highest consideration will be given to applicants who demonstrate previous examples of participation and leadership for Civic, Environmental, Charity and / or Parrot Head Club volunteer work. High consideration given to applicants who will be pursuing a course of study that leads to a degree, certification, or credentials.

Response Questions: The application contains questions or statements, which require a specific response. These responses are part of the application process and are very important for the award. ALL application word documents are specifically named & must be submitted as named. You must attach them as THREE separate documents in ONE email when submitting your finished application ... these attachments include your personal information, the three blind questions response and your essay.

EMAIL ALL THREE COMPLETED DOCUMENTS TO DAVID COHEN:

PHIPscholarship2017@roadrunner.com

PLACE “PHiP SCHOLARSHIP" IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF YOUR EMAIL

PHIP Scholarship Essay Question - 2017.docx

PHIP Scholarship Personal Information Form 2017.doc

PHIP Scholarship Questions Form - 2017.doc

Essay

Your application includes an essay. The blind essay topic is on the Essay Document with specific instructions. All essays should be at least 1,500 words but not to exceed 2,000 words.

To Apply: Complete the Parrot Head Scholarship Application. Begin by clicking the links below to view/download the Application Personal Information Form.

Only electronic submissions will be accepted.

  • PHIP SCHOLARSHIP PERSONAL INFORMATION FORM
  • PHIP SCHOLARSHIP QUESTIONS FORM
  • PHIP SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY QUESTION

Incomplete applications or those who did not follow all instructions for this application process will not be considered eligible.

Selection: The PHiP Board of Directors will appoint the selection committee after March 31st for submission of the scholarship application. Deadline for applicants is March 31st of each year, for enrollment for fall term (summer terms not applicable). Students may apply yearly; the awards will be given annually, based on a new application process.

GOOD LUCK TO ALL APPLICANTS!!!