Aurelio “Larry” Jazo Migrant Scholarship

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Amount
Awarded

$1,000

Awarded

Application Deadline

April 1

Wednesday
Awarded By:

Geneseo Migrant Center, Inc.

Number of Awards & Eligibility: The number of awards varies annually on the number of qualified applicants.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. This award is for U.S. and international students.
  2. Must have employment history in migratory farm work.
  3. Must be currently enrolled in or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university.
  4. Must have a history of residency in or migration to Illinois.

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: This award is available to a migrant farmworker student who has a recent migration to Illinois. Applications are available by contacting the Geneseo Migrant Center.

Application requirements for the Aurelio “Larry” Jazo Migrant Scholarship are:

  • Application form
  • Recommendation letter
  • Migrant Education Certificate of Eligibility (COE)
  • Personal statement
Additional Information: The purpose of this scholarship is to assist financially those migrant youth who have the potential and the desire to further their education to achieve their personal and career goals. Grant amounts are determined by the screening committee on the basis of background in migrant farmwork, financial need, and potential of the youth.

Award Amount: $1,000 annually, non-renewable.  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $1,000.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Wednesday, April 1

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Wednesday, April 1

Applications are available online from the Geneseo Migrant center website. In addition to the completed application, each student must submit a letter of recommendation from a school, community or educational agency representative with a personal knowledge of the applicant's character, educational commitment and financial need; a personal essay including his/her background, career, and personal goals and indicating why he/she should receive this assitance; proof that he/she has been admitted to the school chosen; and a copy of his/her current or most recent Migrant Education Program Certificate of Elegibility (COE). All applications must be submitted online or mailed to the provided address, and must be received no later than the deadline date.
Contact: Michael Reho
Address: Geneseo Migrant Center 3 Mt. Morris-Leicester Road Leicester, New York 14481

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