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Scholarships

Spring 2017

The following scholarships are available from the English-ESL Department. Students who meet the qualifications are encouraged to apply!

Specific qualifications and instructions for each scholarship can be found with that scholarship's application. Use the links below each scholarship description to download applications and fill in by hand.

Deadline:

NOTE: The following dates apply to all scholarships.

The completed application packet deadline for Spring 2017 has passed.


The Agnes Partin Memorial Scholarship 

A scholarship of $350 will be given to an outstanding student who plans to pursue a career related to the field of English. Although all who meet the following criteria are invited to apply, preference will be given to those who intend to pursue a career in teaching English.

The student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Be taking or have taken English 101.
  2. Have a 3.4 GPA with a minimum 30 units taken at Los Angeles City College.
  3. Plan to transfer.
  4. Be currently enrolled in at least six units at Los Angeles City College.

Agnes Partin Memorial Scholarship info and application


The Boyd Collins Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of $350 will be given to an outstanding student of English. Although all who meet the following criteria are invited to apply, preference will be given to those who intend to major in English.

The student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Be taking or have taken English 102 or any second year literature course.
  2. Have a 3.4 GPA with a minimum 30 units taken at Los Angeles City College.
  3. Plan to transfer.
  4. Be currently enrolled in at least six units at Los Angeles City College.

Boyd Collins Memorial Scholarship info and application


The Charles Davis Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of $350 will be given to an outstanding student of English. Although all who meet the following criteria are invited to apply, preference will be given to those who intend to pursue a literary career.

The student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Be taking or have taken English 101.
  2. Have a 3.3 GPA with a minimum 30 units taken at Los Angeles City College.
  3. Plan to transfer.
  4. Be currently enrolled in at least six units at Los Angeles City College.

Charles Davis Memorial Scholarship info and application


The Kathy Chatterton Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of $350 will be given to an outstanding upper-level ESL student in the name of Kathy Chatterton, a former member of the English/ESL Department at Los Angeles City College.

The student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Be recommended by an ESL faculty member.
  2. Plan to graduate from LACC or transfer to a four-year college or university.
  3. Plan to enter a career or profession.
  4. Have completed at least 12 units of ESL.
  5. Be currently enrolled in at least 6 units of ESL at Level 5 or above.

Kathy Chatterton Memorial Scholarship info and application


The Miriam Kirshenbaum Cassyd Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of $350 will be given to an outstanding female student who plans to pursue a career related to social justice and helping the underprivileged. All who meet the following criteria are invited to apply.

The female student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Be taking or have taken English 21 or above.
  2. Have a 3.0 GPA with a minimum 12 units taken at Los Angeles City College.
  3. Preference will be given to students who plan to transfer, but not required.
  4. Be currently enrolled in at least six units at Los Angeles City College.

Miriam Kirshenbaum Cassyd Memorial Scholarship info and application


The Robert Rangel Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of $350 will be given to an outstanding ESL student who is enrolled in ESL Level 2, 3, or 4 at Los Angeles City College.

The student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Be recommended by an ESL faculty member.
  2. Have completed at least 12 units of ESL.
  3. Be currently enrolled in at least 6 units of ESL 2, 3, or 4.

Robert Rangel Memorial Scholarship info and application


The Ronald Emmons Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of $350 will be given to an outstanding student of English. Although all who meet the following criteria are invited to apply, preference will be given to African-American males who intend to major in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing.

The student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Be taking or have taken English 101.
  2. Have a 3.0 GPA with a minimum 30 units taken at Los Angeles City College.
  3. Plan to transfer.
  4. Be currently enrolled in at least six units at Los Angeles City College.

Ronald Emmons Memorial Scholarship info and application


The Mary Hsia Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship of $350 will be given to an outstanding ESL student who is enrolled in ESL Level 2, 3, or 4 at Los Angeles City College.

The student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Be recommended by an ESL faculty member.
  2. Have completed at least 12 units of ESL.
  3. Be currently enrolled in at least 6 units of ESL 2, 3, or 4.

Mary Hsia Memorial Scholarship info and application


The Dr. Lee Hancock Award

A scholarship of $350 will be given to a student who has full-time status at LACC and has received grades of B or better in English 101 and two English courses beyond English 101.

The student who applies for this scholarship must meet the following criteria:
  1. Full-time student at LACC
  2. Has received a B or better in English 101 at LACC
  3. Has taken two English classes beyond English 101 at LACC with grades of B or better

Please contact the department for more information about the Dr. Lee Hancock Award.

 Contact Us

Dr. Bernadette Tchen
Department Chair
JH 301A
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2727
tchenbw@lacitycollege.edu

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The chair usually attends meetings in the afternoon, so please call before you come.

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