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ALAMO COLLEGES FOUNDATION

2017-2018 Scholarship Application

The Alamo Colleges Foundation Scholarship Application for this 2017-2018 academic year is CLOSED. 

If you submitted a scholarship application between January 9 through September 10, 2017, you may be considered for scholarships for the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters.

Scholarship recipient selections are made throughout the academic year.  Students selected to receive a scholarship will be notified by email. 

 

The Alamo Colleges Foundation Scholarship Application for academic year 2018-2019 

Opens:  MONDAY, JANUARY 8, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. 

Key Priority Deadline:  SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. 

Second and Final Deadline:  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. 

Quick Facts and Info:

 You must meet the General Eligibility requirements. (click link)

 • You must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)   (click link)

 • Click any of these links for additional info:  FAQ's, Scholarship Essay Info, and more application tips.  

 • Tip:  Type your essays in MS Word in order to run spell check and word count.  Then copy and paste the essays into the scholarship application. 

 • Tip:  Visit the SAC Writing Center  in Gonzales Hall, Room 203 to ensure your essay is perfect!  Contact @ 210-486-1433 or sac-wctr@alamo.edu


Volunteer opportunities - Get involved!  Scholarships always want to see student community involvement

Contact Student Life (link) for Student Clubs & Organizations info, 210-486-0125, (Loftin Student Center-Rm 260)

Contact Outreach & Recruitment for community service opportunities such as: reading buddies, mentoring, big brother/big sister, more!  210-486-0934/486-0393 (Fletcher Admin Cntr, Rm 221)

Other volunteer resources to consider:
        United Way - http://volunteer.truist.com/unitedwaysatx/volunteer/
       
Volunteer Match - http://www.volunteermatch.org/  

Consider workshops 
• Writing Workshops, 210-486-1433 – Writing Center (Gonzales Hall, Rm 203) - http://www.alamo.edu/writingcenter
Career Workshops, 210-486-0143 -- Career Services (Moody Learning Center first floor) - http://www.alamo.edu/careerservices 
• Empowerment Center, 210-486-0455, Workshop calendar @ http://www.sacempowermentcenter.edu

SAC students have the opportunity to apply for:

      Internal Scholarships (link) -- these are Alamo Colleges District Foundation scholarships which are only available to students attending one of the Alamo     Colleges District. 

      Academic Department Scholarships -- some SAC academic departments also administer their own scholarship programs and therefore have separate     applications.  

      Check with the department of your major to learn of scholarships you may be eligible for and to obtain an application.  (Click here for a list of some of the          awarding departments.)

 External Scholarships -- these are Non-Alamo Colleges District scholarships which are available to students attending any college

    External scholarships information can be found through local, state, or nationwide searches.    

    San Antonio local organizations and community foundations links:  S.A. Area Foundation, Assistance League of S.A., Rotary Club of S.A.  

    State & National scholarship search sites links:  Every Chance Every TexanSallieMae Fund, U.S. Dept. of Education, U.S. Dept. of Labor

    Top rated scholarship website links:  Scholarships.com, Chegg.com, Fastweb.com, ScholarshipPoints.com, Scholarship Monkey, Cappex

 

Irene C. Fuentes, Scholarship Coordinator
San Antonio College
1819 N. Main Avenue
San Antonio, Texas 78212
210-486-0963
ifuentes2@alamo.edu

San Antonio College, Fletcher Administration Center (FAC), Room 322 

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday  (Please call or email me if more info is needed.)  

Irene C. Fuentes, Scholarship Coordinator

ifuentes2@alamo.edu 

210-486-0963

Location: 
San Antonio College
Moody Learning Center (MLC) 207

Please call for an appointment