Single Mothers Eligible for Grant Funds Through OC Student Success Scholarship 7/29/13
ODESSA (July 25, 2013) – A recent $10,000 grant award to Odessa College from the Permian Basin Area Foundation can make it possible for single mothers to pursue their dreams of a college education.
Odessa College received the award from the Dollie Ruth Neal Education Fund, which was established for single mothers and is a component fund of the Permian Basin Area Foundation.
“Award amounts to students will range from $750 to $1100, and the first of these Student Success Scholarships will be awarded for the fall 2013 semester,” said Cindy Graham, Odessa College scholarships and development assistant director.
Students interested in applying for these scholarships will need to complete the STARS application on the OC Website at http://www.odessa.edu/dept/ia/scholarships.htm.
Registration for fall 2013 classes is currently underway, and fall classes begin Monday, August 26. Students may register for classes online at www.odessa.edu or go to the Wrangler Express Center on the OC main campus.
For more information, contact Cheri Dalton, director of media relations and publications, 432-335-6530 or firstname.lastname@example.org.