'Return to Education' Scholarship Funds Available, Application Due November 30

Published on: November 13, 2012

Lone Star College-Montgomery students-especially those returning to college after a major life or career change-have a second chance for a unique scholarship from Assistance League® of Montgomery County.

Due to extra funds, Assistance League's $750 'Return to Education' scholarship, normally awarded each summer, is still available to students entering or already attending LSC-Montgomery or Lone Star College-Conroe Center in pursuit of a career that benefits others. Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the college in time for the 2013 spring and/or summer semesters.

Completed applications are due Friday, November 30. The scholarship application and instructions can be found online at http://assistanceleaguemont-co.org

Potential recipients must be 18 years or older, be a resident of Montgomery County, and have a high school diploma or GED. The application includes an essay that depicts a need for financial aid, describes the candidate's vocational goals, and explains how achieving those goals will impact the candidate's life.

Applications can be mailed (postmarked on or before November 30) or hand delivered to: Assistance League Scholarship Committee, Attention: Janita Love, 126 North San Jacinto, Conroe, Texas 77301.

For more information about the scholarship or Assistance League®, call 936.760.1151.

LSC-Montgomery is located at 3200 College Park Drive, one-half mile west of Interstate 45, between Conroe and The Woodlands. For more information about the college, call 936.273.7000, or visit www.LoneStar.edu/montgomery

With 75,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball, and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.