The JRDA awards scholarships of various quantities based on the prior year's membership dues and net assets fund balances.
Committee candidates have:
experience in dealing with scholarships, financial aid, student services, or related areas.
evidence of strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
demonstrated success at working effectively in a diverse, collaborative team environment.
demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience in multi-cultural settings or working with diverse audiences.
Serve as members of the JRDA Scholarship Committee
Coordinate processes to award scholarships
Maintain detailed records of scholarship administration
Assist students with scholarship questions and concerns
Promote scholarship opportunities at JRDA events as appropriate
Time commitment is 3-5 hours a week from December to May. This is a renewable, 1-year term.