Classified Employee Organization Outstanding Student Employee Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to a student workers enrolled at HACC.

1. Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.
2. Students must have been employed as a student worker at any point within the 12 months prior to the time of application. Employment may have started before the beginning of the 12-month period, but some part of it must fall within the 12 month time frame.
3. Students must have been employed for a minimum of 12 continuous weeks and for a minimum of 10 hours per week.
4. Students must submit a letter of recommendation from the student worker’s supervisor or other individual familiar with the student’ s employment performance as a student worker at HACC. The letter must address the following:
a. Verify that the applicant was employed as a student worker for at least 12 continuous weeks and provide start and end dates of employment
b. Verify that the applicant worked a minimum of 10 hours per week
c. Describe how the applicant displayed outstanding or exemplary performance as a student worker
5. Applicant must write a short essay in which he/she responds to the following:
a. Explain how your experience as a student employee will help you reach your career goals.
b. What motivates or motivated you to do an outstanding job in your student worker position?
c. Describe what this award would mean to you.

Award
$500 for Full-time, $250 for Part-time
Scopes
2.5 GPA, Student Employee
Deadline
09/21/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you employed as a student worker at any point within the last 12 months.
  2. Are you currently employed by HACC for at least 10 hours or more per week, and have been in this position for at least 12 weeks?
  3. You must submit a letter of recommendation from your HACC supervisor. The letter must contain the following: Verification that you have been/are employed as a student worker for at least 12 continuous weeks and including start and end dates of employment. Verify that you have worked a minimum of 10 hours per week, and describe how you displayed outstanding or exemplary performance as a student worker.
  4. Please provide a short essay on the following:
    • Describe what this award would mean to you.
    • Explain how your experience as a student employee will help you reach your career goals.
    • What motivates or motivated you to do an outstanding job in your student worker position?