Marietta Housing Authority added 2 new photos.
Each year the Board of Commissioners for the Marietta Housing Authority will make available scholarships for post-secondary education (excluding post-graduate degrees and second undergraduate degrees. The scholarship may be used for any two or four-year program at an accredited college, university, trade or technical school within the United States. Students must be full-time Students and meet a level exceeding academic probation to continue receiving funding after the initial reward.
To qualify, applicants must be:
Students from Marietta and Cobb County School that participates in housing assistance administered by the Marietta Housing Authority will be eligible for an award.
Demonstrate scholastic promise by academic achievement which predicts success in his/her chosen field of study.
The student must be a full-time student.
The applicant must be accepted by an accredited institution of higher education.
Scholarship recipients have 18 months to use scholarships.
The grant will be transferred directly to the institution chosen by the student and may be used to pay for tuition, fees, books, room and/or board.
If the combined total of all expenses is less than the amount granted, the remainder must be returned to the Marietta Housing Authority Scholarship fund. Should the recipient withdraw from school or dismissed for any reason, the balance of the grant must be returned to the Authority.
Once the grant funds are depleted, the applicant is encouraged to apply for addition grants from the Marietta Housing Authority in an effort to complete his/her education.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
See attached applications.
Deadline is fast approaching - Submit by February 28, 2016