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Austin Community College Foundation
5930 Middle Fiskville Rd.
Austin, Texas 78752-4390
512-223-7719
Stephanie Dempsey, Executive Director diina@austincc.edu
The Rourke Family Foundation Scholarship
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Purpose:    To assist widowed or divorced women with dependents pursuing education in a vocational or career area that will result in either an associate of applied science degree or certificate.

Amount:     $5000 for tuition, fees and books divided over 2 years.

 

Criteria:

 

  • Be widowed or divorced.
  • Have custody of one or more dependents.
  • Registered in a one year certificate or an associate of applied science two year degree program at ACC.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA in all college work.
  • Be a high school graduate or have a GED.
  • Financial need (as determined by the ACC Financial Aid Office).

 

Terms of Scholarship:

 

  • Successfully complete a minimum of nine hours with a 3.0 GPA each semester.

 

To apply, complete the ACC General Scholarship Application online. (www.austincc.edu/foundation).

 

Application Deadline:   May 1st of each year

 

 

 

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