If you are Hispanic, and a single parent, you could win a scholarship from Denny’s Restaurant. These single mom scholarships are awarded in amounts ranging from $500 to $1500, and you must show financial need in order to be eligible, along with other eligibility criteria. This is an excellent scholarship for single moms and a great financial opportunity that you should take advantage of.
Dennys has been in business over 50 years and has a niche in the restaurant business of serving family meals with breakfast served around the clock. They have a broad following from people who like home cooked meals at good prices. They have close to 1500 restaurants throughout the nation.
The eligibility requirements for Dennys single mom scholarships are fairly straight forward. You must be Hispanic. You must be a single parent. You must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident of the United States. You must be accepted to or planning to enroll in college with an undergraduate degree in business, entrepreneurship, marketing, or a related field for the 2009-2010 academic year only – and technical schools do count. That school must be located in the United States or Puerto Rico, and you must be planning to attend in the coming school year. All applicants must be from the greater metropolitan areas of Houston/Dallas/ TX, Miami FL, Phoenix AZ, Fresno/San Diego//Los Angeles CA, Greenville/Asheboro NC, or Spartanburg SC.
Additionally, you must be an undergraduate student, you must have a GPA of 3.0 – and this GPA must be maintained, and of course, you must also show financial need for the award. You must prove that you are a single parent, and when you apply for the award, you must agree to participate in publicity concerning the Dennys mom scholarships program, in the event that you win.
When you apply for these single mom scholarships, you must include the application, an official transcript, proof of your family’s income, and proof of citizenship, your child’s birth certificate which reflects your name, an essay, a letter of recommendation, and a resume. The deadline for applying each year occurs in February, and if you are selected as a semi-finalist, you must also submit financial aid verification.
Winners of these single mom scholarships also receive a Kids Eat Free coupon for Denny’s, which can be used over and over again. The Dennys single mother scholarships for single parents is managed by the Hispanic College Fund which uses itself as a college educational resource center for Hispanics. Their goal is to help with financial aid and they specialize in offering scholarships for Hispanics. They not only offer the Dennys scholarship for single moms but others as well such as minority scholarships which Hispanics can also apply to.
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