Chevy Excellence in Education
Scholarship title: Chevy Excellence in Education
Applicable Majors: All fields of study
Whatever your passion Chevy wants to help you pursue it. So, we’re offering some outstanding students two opportunities at $1,000 scholarships towards their first year of college expenses. You could be eligible for the Excellence in Music Award or the Excellence in Education Scholarship.
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WHAT IT TAKES TO BE ELIGIBLE:
- African-American students in their senior year with sufficient credits
- Cumulative 3.3 GPA or higher (on a 4.0 scale) for education scholarship
- Demonstrate both academic excellence as well as outstanding community service through activities, volunteering and work experiences
- U.S. citizenship or eligibility to permanently work in the U.S.
- Intention to enroll in an accredited two- or four-year college or university
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
- Official high school transcript including your most recent course work
- Letter of recommendation from an appropriate high school teacher or administrator
- Letter of recommendation from a music teacher (either through school or through a private instructor/coach) if applying for the music award
- Typed personal statement of 500–700 words (See “Application Instructions”)
- Complete and signed application form (photocopies are acceptable)