The Alamo Colleges Foundation Scholarship Office at SAC offers eligible students a one-time per academic year on-line application to be considered for numerous Internal Alamo Colleges Scholarships. (Click this link to view available Internal Scholarships)
The Alamo Colleges Foundation Scholarship application for Fall 2013/Spring 2014 awards will open up on January 14, 2013 and the priority Deadline is April 1, 2013.
A Second Deadline is SEPTEMBER 15th, 2013, to be considered for any additional 2013/2014 scholarship funds that may become available.
Click each of these links for: general eligibility requirements, FAQ's, scholarship essays info, plus application tips,
Type your essays in a WORD document in order to run spell check and word count. Then copy and paste the essays into the scholarship application.
You can also visit the SAC Writing Center in Gonzales Hall, Room 203 to ensure your essay is perfect!
Scholarships always want to see your community involvement!
Get involved with campus events! Click here to see how you can get involved on campus!
United Way and Volunteer Match are also good resources when looking for volunteer opportunities!
As an eligibility requirement for Alamo Colleges Foundation scholarships, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at http://www.fafsa.gov.
Writing Workshops, 210-486-1433 – Writing Center (Gonzales Hall, Rm 203) - http://www.alamo.edu/main.aspx?id=3346
Empowerment Center, 210-486-0455, Workshop calendar @ http://sacweb01.sac.alamo.edu/sac/ewomen/default.aspx
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 obtain an application.
Click on APPLY NOW to complete the Alamo Colleges Foundation online application.
These are Non-Alamo Colleges scholarships which are available to students attending any college.
External scholarships information can be found through local, state, or nationwide searches (www.saafdn.org/NetCommunity, www.everychanceeverytexan.org/funding/, www.thesalliemaefund.org, www.fastweb.com, www.collegeboard.com, www.collegenet.com, www.scholarships.com).