The traditional NASCOE Scholarship Program is provided to the children, legal dependents, and spouse of eligible NASCOE Members. This award may only be used to defray expenses for a student at an accredited school. Applicants must be a NASCOE member, member’s spouse, member’s child, or member’s legal dependent. The NASCOE member’s dues must be paid and membership kept current for the past 5 years, or since becoming a permanent FSA County Office Employee. The evaluation criteria are based on ability, incentive assistance, and other personal characteristics. Nominations for Scholarships are competitive. State winner (KY) is awarded $500. Area winners are selected from State entries, and each Area awards $1,500.00.The National winner is selected from Area winners, and the National winner receives $2,500.00. Deadline to submit the application is February 20, 2015.
Please send completed applications to the KY Scholarship Chair, Meghan Edwards, at the following address: Glasgow Service Center, 207 YMCA Way, Glasgow, KY, 42141.
For you the Members of NASCOE and/or Members or students of eligible Members in their 2, 3, 4 and 5 years of college, we are offering the NASCOE Continuing Education/Collegiate Education Program. The applicants must be either Members based on ASCS/FSA experience, courses attending or currently enrolled to attend, and a short essay explaining how this continuing education will further their career within FSA and/or Members or students of eligible Members in their 2, 3, 4 and 5 years of college working to earn a Bachelor degree. There will only be one national winner of $1,000 per year. The scholarship applicant cannot apply for both NASCOE Scholarship programs. The winner of this scholarship program may only win this award once.
Interested parties should contact National Scholarship Chair, Micki Crider in the Salem Service Center (270-988-2180), for more information and an application.