The ACF Woodcock Family Education Scholarship Program was established by Albuquerque businessman C.E. (Woody) Woodcock and his wife, Dixie.
Their main aim was to support students who are trying to reach higher education goals in the fields of science and math.
They believed that by investing in the young generations they are actually investing in the future which is dependent on the quality of education.
Here are some general suggestions that you might apply whichever scholarship you are interested in.
Actually, you should apply only if you are eligible and devote enough time to filling out your application.
Then, you are supposed to read and follow the instructions carefully and always proofread your work.
Last, but not least, be honest and choose people who know you to write your recommendation letters.
The application forms will be available on December 1st.
The scholarship committee has determined certain criteria that have to be met so that the applicant is accepted as a candidate for the ACF Woodcock Family Education Scholarship Program.
The scholarship is available only to students with strong math and science credentials who are attending a college or university full time and have excellent academic standing with minimum cumulative GPA 3.8 and minimum ACT composite score of 30 or minimum Math SAT of 680.
This is a merit-based award and it is important to submit documentation prior to the deadline on April 2nd.
The eligible applicants for this scholarship are Albuquerque metro area high school graduating seniors.
Bernalillo, Sandoval, Valencia and Torrance Counties are also included.
Scholarships are payable over four years and two to three scholarship winners will be awarded $10,000.
How to Apply
When the application process is in question, you are required to write your personal statement about your career goals and it must include those in the field of math or science.
The statement should longer than 2 pages.
Also, you are supposed to provide one reference from a math or science teacher and more references from other teachers.
As with any other scholarship application, you need to watch deadlines and all parts of the application must arrive on time.