Seattle Pacific University Family and Consumer Sciences Department awards a number of gift scholarships to currently enrolled SPU students who plan to continue their enrollment as full-time undergraduate Family & Consumer Sciences students during the coming academic year. Scholarships available through this application will generally range from $500.00 - $2500.00. The scholarships available are listed below.
LOIS C. CALDWELL FCS SCHOLARSHIP
Preference shall be given to, but not necessarily limited, to full-time, upper division students pursuing a degree in the Family and Consumer Sciences program.
DOROTHY KENNEDY SCHOLARSHIP
Criteria for the scholarship includes high scholastic standing and demonstrated leadership and service
in the FCS Department.
FCS / HOME ECONOMICS ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP
Applicant must be completing sophomore or junior year at SPU; be a declared major in FCS with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Other considerations include current and continuing professional involvement in FCS; communication skills; financial need; Christian commitment and community involvement.
DOROTHY KREIDER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
This endowment provides scholarships to serious-minded and spiritually-sensitive FCS student.
SIGMA RHO SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT
It is specifically agreed that each recipient of the scholarship shall be a current student in FCS Education program with at least a 2.8 GPA and Junior Class standing. In the case there is not a qualified FCS Education student, the scholarship may be awarded to 1) an Education major or 2) a FCS student specializing in an area other than education.
FCS FACULTY & STAFF SCHOLARSHIP
Applicant must be completing sophomore or junior year at SPU with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, a record of professional or community service, and clear professional goals.
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Applications are due April 1 each year in the FCS office, and must be submitted as a hard copy. Emailed applications will not be accepted. Only one application is required to be considered for each of the available scholarships.