Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Scholarships for 50+ Teacher Program Available

Rio Salado College's Teacher Education Program has scholarships available through the Helios Scholarship Program for the 2009-2010 50+ Encore Program.

Awards range from $500 to $1000, and will be made available through college financial aid offices. An individual may receive the scholarship award only once per academic year. Award available for distribution by December 15th, 2009 and must be used before February 1, 2010.

Each applicant must meet all of the following eligibility requirements. The applicant must:

1. Be at least 50 years of age and able to provide verification
2. Enroll at Rio Salado College
3. Be a U.S. citizen or eligible U.S. permanent resident
4. Be able to provide proof of residency in Arizona
5. Be enrolled in and maintain a minimum of six semester credits
6. Possess a bachelor’s degree from a Regionally Accredited

View the scholarship application.