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2018 Bill Farnan Memorial Scholarship Application

PURPOSE:

The awards shall be used to further each recipient’s education at college, professional, technical, vocational or business school that will result in enhancing recipient’s marketability in the Design* community. Three (3) $2,000 one-time non-renewable scholarships are available to applicants.

Funds are for tuition only for the school year September, 2018 through June, 2019. They will be paid directly to the institution. They must be used within the year granted. If not used, money will be forfeited back to the Scholarship Fund. Juniors who are awarded the scholarship will be allowed to defer payment of the scholarship funds until the 2019-2020 school year.

 

ELIGIBILITY:

1. Northern New Jersey resident**

            2. Seeking or pursuing full-time post-secondary education

            3. Has consistently demonstrated the following qualities in school or on the job:

·         Good character

·         Good attitude

·         Good attendance

·         Good citizenship

 

PROCEDURE:

Submit the following to the NKBANNJ Chapter at the address provided at the end of this application form.

1.        Completed, signed application form;

2.      Two (2) copies of a two-page, typed essay on the topic: “How Design has changed the world and inspired me.”

3.       An original school transcript and (if applicable) work record/resume for the previous two (2) years (OPTIONAL);

4.      A written reference from your school (principal/teacher/counselor/coach) or employer;

5.      DEADLINE: Completed applications and all accompanying documents must be received no later than Friday, May 18, 2018.

 

STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO RETAIN ONE (1) COPY OF ALL MATERIALS SUBMITTED FOR THEIR RECORDS.

 

 

* Design refers to careers such as Interior Design, Kitchen Design, Bath Design, Architecture, careers involving drafting, cabinet-making, computer-aided design (CAD), etc.

**Residents of the counties of Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union and Warren.                             

 

National Kitchen and Bath Association - Northern New Jersey Scholarship Application

Bill Farnan Scholarship Fund

NAME:____________________________________DATE:____________________

ADDRESS:_________________________________PHONE:___________________

CITY:____________________________________________STATE: ____________

COUNTY:_______________________ EMAIL ADDRESS: ______________________

HIGH SCHOOL:_____________________________________GRAD DATE:_______

GUIDANCE COUNSELOR NAME:_________________________________________

NAME OF DESIGN SCHOOL, COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY PLANNING TO ATTEND:

 

Please Mail the following in order to consider this application complete:                       

1. Completed and signed application form.

2. Two (2) copies of an essay on the topic, “How Design has changed the world and inspired me”

3. An original school transcript and/or work record or resume for the previous two (2) years, as applicable.

4. One letter of reference from your school (principal/guidance counselor/teacher/coach) or employer.

QUESTIONS?  Please call Debbie Kerr, CKD 908-626-1047

 

Please read and sign below:

 

I affirm that the enclosed essay was written by me alone, and was not created or written, in whole or in part, as part of a previous school assignment. Upon submission, I waive any future rights to the essay, and relinquish the copyright to the NKBA Northern New Jersey (NKBANNJ) to publish as they choose. If chosen as a winner, I agree to be present, to the best of my ability, and accompanied by a parent(s) or legal guardian(s) to accept the recognition at the NKBANNJ Chapter program meeting on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. I understand that the actual funds will be paid directly to my school or university after the NKBANNJ Chapter receives a copy of my official freshman schedule, or a copy of my tuition invoice.

 

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Applicant signature                                          Date

 

MAIL ALL MATERIALS TO:

Debbie Kerr, CKD

c/o Jaeger Lumber

1238 Valley Road

Stirling, NJ 07980