The 2019 Scholarship Applications are closed. The 2020 Application will be available August 2019. As you prepare to apply, here are some things to consider:
You must attach a 750 word essay and your unofficial transcript through the 7th semester.
Your essay is an extremely important part of your application package. You (as the applicant) must be the sole author of the essay. It should describe a specific example or examples of your service to others. Be sure you address:
The essay must be no more than 750 words, double-spaced, and must be in MS Word (.doc) or Adobe (.pdf) format.
In order for your application to be considered you must also have a reference. A teacher, counselor, faith leader or other individual who has personal knowledge or experience with your community service may provide the reference.
Skie (Osborn) Kagulire
2015 Graduate, Pepperdine University
Skie Kagulire graduated from Pepperdine University with honors in 2015. She was one of Alisa's angels first loan recipients. Skie now works for Silicon Valley Bank in Boston as part of a lending team specializing in medical device and biopharma companies that are developing innovations in health care. She has been with SVB for three years.
She and her husband, Frank, serve with their church youth group. She is also fundraising for a student in Uganda to help him get his bachelor's degree. So far they have raised enough money to cover his first year of school.
Alisa's Angels scholarships are awarded to graduating high school seniors from Arizona and the Colorado Springs, Colorado area. Read more about our Colorado Springs expansion here.
Alisa’s Angels scholarship recipients are working and attending school throughout the nation, from Washington state to Washington DC, Maine to Michigan, Oregon to Orlando.