The Hagen Scholarship Foundation
Application available after September 1st at: http://haganscholarships.org/ushighschools.php
Purpose of the Scholarship
The Purpose of the Hagan Scholarship is to provide each scholarship recipient with the opportunity to obtain a four year college education and graduate debt free.
The preferred recipient of a Hagan Scholarship will be a high achieving student with meaningful work or volunteer experience who aspires to obtain a college education in order to realize his or her full potential.
- Must be a resident of an Eligible State.
- Must have attended as a junior and senior an Eligible High School.
- Must be a student in the 2013 high school graduating class.
- Must have achieved a high school GPA of 3.50 or higher.
- Must have scored 23 or higher (composite score) on the ACT.
- Must enroll in a four year college the first semester after high school.
- FAFSA Expected Family Contribution (EFC) must be less than $10,000.
- Must apply for eligible Federal and State grants.
- Must not have been convicted of a felony.
Description of ScholarshipEach Hagan Scholarship will help pay the unmet financial need of the recipient, up to $5,000 per semester.
The dollar amount of each scholarship will be determined by HSF by totaling the recipient's cost for Tuition and Fees, Room and Board, Books and Supplies; then, deducting the dollar amount of the recipient’s FAFSA Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and the dollar amount of ALL grants, scholarships, awards and waivers obtained by or awarded to the recipient.
Personal and transportation costs are the responsibility of the recipient.
Parents / Guardians must pay their FAFSA EFC, if any, at the start of each semester in order to be eligible for funding of a Hagan Scholarship.
The scholarship award amount can be increased to offset expiration of other scholarships, grants and awards received by recipient.
- Each scholarship is renewable for up to seven (7) additional semesters if the recipient fulfills the renewal criteria and attends the mandatory workshops, regardless of recipient's unmet financial need at the time the award amount is determined by HSF.
- Recipients who successfully renew their scholarship will be eligible to apply for an International Study Grant.
- Recipients must attend a mandatory free summer workshop before entering college. The workshop for first year recipients is on Recipient Responsibilities, Time Management, and Financial Management.
- Recipients must work a minimum of 240 hours prior to the start of each college academic year.
- Minimum academic requirements: 3.50 GPA and 23 on the ACT(composite score).
Recipients of a scholarship will be selected on an objective and non-discriminatory basis, regardless of applicant's race, creed, color, sexual orientation, religion, disability or sex.
Terms and Conditions are subject to change without notice.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 February 2013 14:19