Scholarship for Higher Education

The Scholarship for Higher Education

The Scholarship for Higher Education was created to provide scholarships and grants for individuals seeking to improve their knowledge and skills through education and training opportunities regardless of their financial situations.

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The Scholarship for Higher Education

The Scholarship for Higher Education Program was created to provide scholarships and grants for individuals seeking to improve their knowledge and skills through education and training opportunities year-round. The number of opportunities per year is based on the budget and may vary.

Program Details

Provide scholarships and grants for individuals seeking to improve their knowledge and skills through education and training opportunities
– Time frame: Year-round
– The number of opportunities per year is based on the budget
– What costs will this cover? Tuition, books/supplies, housing, etc.

Purpose/Goal of Program

Financial support for youth and adults in Bonner County and Boundary County, Idaho and Fukuyama, Japan for continuing education beyond high school – provide funds to individuals through educational scholarships and grants to attend post-secondary education, for non-degree seeking classes such as Financial Management or Leadership skills, or for certification in specific industries

Eligibility

Individuals who are seeking to better themselves and/or their community through continuing education (no maximum age limit).

Requirements criteria

• The course must be certified
• Must be from Bonner County and Boundary County, Idaho and Fukuyama, Japan

Documentation needed

• Three (3) Letters of Recommendation from principal, teachers, counselors, coaches, parents or current employer
• Sample of current projects/work
• Letter from applicant, explaining what they hope to achieve if they are chosen

Partners for this program (in U.S.)

• Lake Pend Oreille School District
• West Bonner County School District (Priest River)
• Boundary County School District (Bonners Ferry)
• Forrest Bird Charter High School
• P Tech
• NIC ( North IDaho College)
• LCSC (Lewis & Clark State College
• Trade schools
• On-line courses/certification programs

Encouraging our youth to experience cultures in other parts of the world, with the goal of broadening their perspective on other cultures and the world as a whole.