GEICO Pathway to Completion Master’s Degree Scholarship

Phi Theta Kappa has partnered with GEICO to offer the Society’s first scholarship supporting leaders pursuing master’s degrees. Two (2) scholarships of $2,500 each will be awarded Spring 2022.

Eligibility Criteria, Conditions, and Requirements

Eligibility Criteria

  • Phi Theta Kappa alumni, having left your chapter in good standing.
  • Graduate of a regionally accredited senior institution with a bachelor’s degree.
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher from your bachelor’s degree program.
  • Currently enrolled full-time in your first master’s degree program at a regionally accredited university with the intention of continuing full-time enrollment through Spring 2022.

Conditions

  • Preference will be given to Phi Theta Kappa members who served as chapter, regional, or international officers.
  • You are ineligible to apply if you hold a previous master’s degree.

Requirements for Application

  • This application must be completed and submitted online – paper applications will not be accepted.
  • You must finish this application in one session – there is no option to save your work.
  • View the sample application.
  • Application must be completed in its entirety – incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Before submitting your application, be advised that the following uploads are required at the time of submission:
    • Career Goals Response
    • Essay Response
    • Letter of Recommendation
    • Master’s Degree Program Acceptance Letter
    • Transcript/Proof of Fall 2021 Enrollment in Master’s Degree Program

Scholarship Application Deadline: December 1, 2021, at 5 PM CST.

Should you have questions or need assistance, please contact alumni@ptk.org.

Recipients

2021

Ryan Puebla | William Paterson University | New Jersey

Kaylin Sheppard | University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler | Texas

2020

Katrina Eccles | Walters State Community College | Tennessee

Ihsan Rodriguez | Central New Mexico Community College | New Mexico

2019

Erin Georgia | Jefferson State Community College | Alabama

Carmel Wright | Sacramento City College | California

2018

Bree Eccles | Walters State Community College | Tennessee

Hiep D. Ma | American River College | California

2017

Paul Flumen | Highland Community College | Kansas

Jessica Supinski | Community College of Allegheny County | Pennsylvania

2016

Taren Nance | Wor-Wic Community College | Delaware

Selah Weems | Jones County Junior College | Mississippi

2015

Oluwadamisi Atanda | Queensborough Community College | New York

Heather Herbert | Darton State College | Georgia