Some of us work from 9 to 5 and feels content with our jobs. But, have you ever wondered if your job can offer more than just your salary, health benefits or insurance? How about if your company can provide you the ability to support your spouse or your child for college education? Citibank thru the Augustana University has offered college education scholarship grant as part of the benefits their present employees can get with their jobs. This globally renowned company just doesn’t pay you with your salary; they also have scholarships programs to assist you with your aspiration to give your spouse or your children a bachelor degree any degree programs they dream about.
The Augustana University has several other scholarships which are available to students based on their financial needs, ethnicity, and academic achievements. The Citigroup Endowed Scholarship is one of a kind among the scholarships offered. This scholarship is available to Citibank employees’ spouse or dependents. The Citigroup Endowed Scholarship was founded back in 1985 to support students aiming for bachelor degree in computer science or business administration. These students have also demonstrated financial need, high academic standing and leadership qualities. At present the scholarship is open to students who aspire to pursue any of the degree programs. The Augustana University has over 100 minor or major fields of studies available. The amount of the Citigroup Endowed Scholarship grant is a variable of $1000 per year.
The Augustana University scholarships general requirement is the student must enroll full time and must maintain good academic standing for each school year. To start with the application the spouse or the student applicants must fill up the Application for Admission and Scholarships form which can be downloaded via the university’s website. The application is free and will be completed along with the submission of score results of ACT or SAT, high school transcript or if applicable, transcripts of previous college work. There are also optional requirements such as an essay of 250 words of your chosen topic and recommendation letters. The applicants must wait for the admission acceptance notice before completing the online Citibank Endowed Scholarship form. The application forms and requirements should be submitted on or before March 1. Some fields on the Citibank Endowed Scholarship form requires the Citibank Employee Name and the department where the employee is assigned at.
If you need to know more about the scholarship visit the university website on http://www.augie.edu/applying-augustana or you may send an email to email@example.com or call Augustana Office of Financial Aid at 605 274 5216.