SkillQuest Scholarship

The SkillQuest Scholarship provides an opportunity for you to graduate on time with minimal debt. Preference is given to Dallas County residents, seniors in the following majors: •Nursing (BSN) • Accounting (BBA/BS) • Information Systems (BBA/BS) • Software Engineering (BS) • Electrical Engineering (BSEE) • Welding • Education (BAIS) •Aerospace Engineering • Biomedical Engineering • Industrial Engineering.

Deadlines:
Fall 2018: scheduled for interview by 9/15/2018
Spring 2019: scheduled for interview by 2/2/2019
Summer 2019: scheduled for interview by 7/1/2019

General Requirements:
1. Age 18 or older* (no maximum age)
2. Dallas County Resident and at 125% of the poverty level (see guidelines below)* 
3. Enrolled or planning to enroll in one of our sponsored programs
4. Have a GED or high school diploma 
5. GPA of 2.7 or higher if already enrolled at college 
6. U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

Income Requirements

  • Household Size : 1; max monthly income of $1,265
  • Household Size: 2, max monthly income of $1,715
  • Household Size: 3, max monthly income of $2,165
  • Household Size: 4, max monthly income of $2,615
  • Household Size: 5, max monthly income of $3,065

Eligible students meeting this criteria will be contacted for a person interview by a SkillQuest representative.

If you any additional questions, please contact SkillQuest at sgronstal@skillquestcareers.org.

Award
$1,000-$5,000 per semester
Scopes
University Crossroads
Deadline
07/01/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you interested in pursuing this opportunity?
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