Alex Puente Memorial Scholarship
The Alex Puente Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Alex Puente, whose remarkable life ended much too soon, as a result of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This scholarship will be awarded to students who are Business, Music, or Welding majors, are working to put themselves through college. Alex’s family and friends established this memorial scholarship with the Foundation. This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors and/or college students attending Mountain View Campus.
- Must be attending or planning on attending Mountain View Campus
- Must be a student in good academic standing
- Must be a high school graduate
- Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 or a C average or above
- Major in Business, Welding Technology, or Music
- Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours for the period of the award
- Must submit a letter of verification of employment from employer on company letterhead.
- Must answer the supplemental essay question:
Why do you deserve this scholarship?
- Must be employed at least part-time while in college
To qualify for this scholarship you must be enrolled in the required hours by the application deadline.