This scholarship can be used to cover:

  • Tuition and fees
  • Textbooks and supplies

Other benefits include:

  • Attending special workshops and seminars on personal and academic topics
  • Meeting periodically with the College president
  • The opportunity to participate in life skills training and life/career mapping

College Expectations of the Scholars

Recipients of the Get There From Here Scholarship must commit to the following:

  1. File an annual FAFSA
  2. Attend a pre-fall-semester orientation
  3. Sign a Student Scholarship Contract
  4. Remain continuously enrolled at the College and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  5. Volunteer for 10 hours of community service per semester at an approved agency/non-profit organization
  6. Attend workshops and seminars on personal and academic topics
  7. Publicly represent the Foundation and/or the College’s student body when asked to do so
  8. Participate in at least six service learning projects during the academic year.
  9. Meet periodically with the College President
  10. Meet periodically with the coordinator of the Get There From Here Scholarship Program
  11. Provide necessary information for the College’s use in statistical tracking before and after graduation/transfer
  12. If necessary, access academic tutoring services and specialized advising/counseling