28 October Scholarship Recipients Announced October 28, 2016By Melissa Mayer General scholarships 0 Tweet More than 200 scholarships are being awarded to Phi Theta Kappa members for completion of associate degrees, with recipients receiving scholarships between $1,000 and $5,000 each. Recipients are chosen from more than 1,100 applicants worldwide to receive in excess of $230,000 in scholarships. Independent judges evaluate the applications based on scholastic achievement, community service and leadership potential. Scholars are also encouraged to assume leadership roles by participating in Society programs. Richard L. Resurreccion Public Safety Scholarship The Richard L. Resurreccion Public Safety Scholarship recognizes Phi Theta Kappa members who demonstrate potential for or involvement in public safety or service while enrolled in a regionally accredited associate degree public safety program. The program awards up to two scholarships of $1,000 each, a total of $2,000 in scholarships annually. Meet the winners. Dr. Mary Hood Texas Region Scholarship The Dr. Mary Hood Texas Region Scholarship is presented to the Texas applicant with the highest score from Phi Theta Kappa’s Spring Scholarship Application, which provides new Phi Theta Kappa members with financial resources to help defray educational expenses while enrolled in associate degree programs. One scholarship of $1,500 is awarded annually. Meet the 2016 winner. GEICO Pathways to Completion Associate Degree Scholarship Students who apply for Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarships will automatically be considered for a GEICO Pathway to Completion Associate Degree Scholarship. The two top-scoring applicants will each receive a $1,000 scholarship, with a total of $2,000 awarded annually. Meet the winners. Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise The Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise scholarship program provides new Phi Theta Kappa members with financial resources to help defray educational expenses while enrolled in a two-year college in order to develop leadership potential through participation in Phi Theta Kappa programs. The program awards up to 200 scholarships of $1,000 each, a total of $200,000 in scholarships annually. Of these awards, 25 scholarships are earmarked for current members of the military or military veterans. Meet the winners. Pearson Scholarship The Pearson Scholarship for Higher Education program provides new Phi Theta Kappa members with financial resources to help defray educational expenses while enrolled in an associate degree program at a two-year college, as well as provide continued financial support to Pearson Scholars in the transfer to a four-year college baccalaureate degree program. The program awards up to 10 scholarships of $5,000 each, a total of $50,000 in scholarships annually. Additionally, Pearson Education is committed to assisting students in meeting their goals of degree completion by giving all Pearson Scholars access to a Pearson Mentor and complimentary access to Pearson textbooks and digital access codes. Meet the 2016 winners. Related Posts Scholarship Recipients Announced! Apply for Spring Scholarships Now Through May 2 Apply for $250,000 in Scholarships by May 2 Apply Now for Big Scholarships Four Scholarship Myths You Can Overcome Apply Now for Fall Scholarships Comments are closed.