Literary and Educational Foundation
Scholarships are awarded annually on to Undergraduate college students at
select schools on the basis of their academic achievement and contributions to
Scholarships are awarded only to full time students and must
be used to meet direct educational expenses such as room, board, tuition, and
books. Scholarships will range up to $1,000 and are awarded on a competitive
The 2017 Seward Scholarship competition will be
conducted in four stages.
of Seward Scholarship Application and Official Transcript
Scholarship Application should be prepared by the student. The applicant must
have his college send an official transcript of grades to the Committee.
No applicant will be considered for the scholarship
unless the application and official transcript are both received by the
The application deadline is July 10, 2017.
MAIL / EMAIL for Transcript Submission:
Samuel Eells Literary and Educational Foundation firstname.lastname@example.org
Seward Scholarship Committee
c/o Craig Cheslog
3145 Plymouth Road
Lafayette CA 94549
The Awards Committee may solicit
evaluations of specific applicants by consulting members of the student’s
community who are able to evaluate applicants’ contributions to their
community. Any such evaluations will be obtained no later than July 21, 2017.
of Scholarship Recipients
The Committee will announce all
scholarship recipients in August 2017 by positing the information
to the SELEF web site and Seward Scholarship Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/selefsewards).
of Scholarship Checks
Scholarship checks will be issued
in December 2017/January 2018.