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Scholarship Sign-up for LSSU Achievement Scholarship

The LSSU Achievement Scholarship is intended to benefit students who are not typically eligible for a scholarship due to earning less than stellar grades or not performing academically as well as they might have, but have shown substantial academic improvement.  This award is for current students with at least one year (26 credits earned) of LSSU study but not more than 124 credits, who have achieved a minimum 3.0 GPA.

The LSSU Achievement Scholarship provides an opportunity to recognize students who have shown improvement, have overcome adversity, and/or have achieved an important goal in their lives while attending LSSU.  Entries will be reviewed by the Retention Committee.  Letters of support from faculty and staff are welcome and can be sent directly to the Retention Office.

This scholarship sign-up is open from now until March 15, 2015.  The award will be announced in April.

DEADLINE:  March 15, 2015, 5 p.m.

APPLY at the Retention Office, LBR 109 or use the form below.

INSTRUCTIONS:  Simply complete the application form below.  Submit your form by clicking on the SUBMIT button or stop in at the Retention Office by March 15, 2015 to apply.  The winner will be announced in April. 

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LSSU Achievement Scholarship

I will give my essay to the Retention Office, LBR 109 and will NOT use upload area below.

Upload your document here:
(Formats Accepted: .zip .doc .docx .pdf .txt .rtf; File Size Limit: 100MB)

  • Value: Up to $500
  • Academic Year 2015-16 Only
  • Minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA
  • Any major
  • Preference to student who has demonstrated scholastic achievement and/or GPA improvement during their LSSU experience. Submit essay using the upload box to the left, or deliver to Retention Office, LBR 109.
  • Financial need is a consideration (2014-15 FAFSA must be on file)
  • Letters of support from LSSU faculty and staff are welcome and can be sent directly to the Retention Office, LBR 109.


  • To be considered a CURRENT student, you must have earned at least 26 LSSU credits, but not more than 124 (including transfer credits) at LSSU
  • Full-time enrollment is required
  • DEADLINE FOR APPLYING is March 15, 2015


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*First Name:
Middle Initial:
*Last Name:
*LSSU Student ID Number:
Your Local Address  
Zip/Postal Code:
Your Permanent Address  
Zip/Postal Code:
Name of High School:
High School Graduation Year:
Local Phone:
Permanent Phone:
Current Curriculum:
Current Cumulative GPA:
Current Class Standing: Freshman Sophomore
Junior Senior
Have you filed a FAFSA for 2014-2015? Yes No
Have you filed a FAFSA for 2015-2016? Yes No
Are you a current recipient of an LSSU scholarship? Yes No