CAP Offers Scholarships to Local Students

The Cañada Auxiliary of Professionals of Assistance League of Flintridge, known as CAP, is offering $2,000 scholarships for a two-year or occupational program to further the education of La Cañada Flintridge area students.
To qualify for the scholarship, the applicants must attend a school in the La Cañada Flintridge area, or Verdugo Hills High School, Crescenta Valley High School, Pasadena City College or Glendale Community College.
Applicants must have graduated from high school by June 2018, and must have maintained a grade-point average of 2.5 or better. The recipients will be selected on the basis of merit with consideration given to career goals, achievements, community service and/or school involvement, and character. Selections will be based on references and written applications only.
Applications can be downloaded or a sample is available from counselors or scholarship staff at their school, or from Assistance League of Flintridge, 4607 Oakwood Ave., La Cañada after March 1. Applications must be returned to Assistance League of Flintridge by no later than Friday, May 4, along with a one-page personal essay, verification of grades, résumé and a sealed letter of recommendation. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Applications will be reviewed in May and awards will be presented at school end-of-term awards ceremonies and at the Cañada Auxiliary of Professionals September evening meeting. The selected candidates and their families will be invited to attend, and be introduced to the organization’s membership.
For additional information, call Assistance League of Flintridge at (818) 790-1328 or visit Application forms may be downloaded from this site.

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