Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship Fund
$1,000 annually, non-renewable. The scholarship will be disbursed in the amount of $500 per semester. Students must maintain a 3.0 or higher grade point average to receive second payment.
Three awards offered annually. At least one award will be given to a female, and the other will be given to a male.
The Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship Fund was formed in the fall of 2007 to remember the life of Akash Jacob Kuruvilla and to continue his legacy of excellence and generosity posthumously. Having committed to leadership, diversity, integrity and academia, Akash Kuruvilla influenced a multitude that had the honor of being in his presence. The ideal scholarship recipients will embody those same principles and shall be committed to positively affecting the community throughout their collegiate years and beyond. The ideal candidate must demonstrate excellence in leadership, diversity, integrity and academia. The selection committee will also base its decisions on financial need, content of character and the candidates potential to make an impact on his/her peers and community. If an applicant has been selected as a recipient of the scholarship, he/she will be notified via phone by July 30, after which a formal letter will be sent to him/her. Only applicants that have been selected will be notified.
Online applications are available from the Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship Fund website. In addition to the completed application, each applicant must submit the following: a typewritten 750-w ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.