Scholarship Committee Description

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.