Victor and Janet Salitan BOCES 2 Scholarship (Current WEMOCO Students)

Purpose of Scholarship

To provide scholarship assistance for BOCES 2 Career and Technical Education students planning to pursue post-secondary education.

Application Period

December 1 to May 1

Number and Size of Awards

One award of $5,000, paid as $2,500 in both the Fall and Spring semesters, and a second award of $1,500 paid as $750 in both the Fall and Spring semesters.

Allowed Use of Award

Awards may be used for tuition, fees, books, and other expenses associated with higher education.

Eligibility Criteria

For graduating seniors of the career and technical education program at Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES. Applicants should show distinction in school performance, leadership, service, or character. Financial need may be a determining factor when selecting recipients.

Application Process

The application process is coordinated through the BOCES 2 WEMOCO principal's office, where application instructions are available.

Committee/Selection Process

The selection process is coordinated through BOCES 2 WEMOCO. A selection committee comprised of board members, staff, and faculty reviews applications, selects the recipient, and informs the Community Foundation.

Award Announcement and Payment

The Community Foundation emails a certificate to the school for presentation to the recipient and emails an award notification with instructions for claiming the award to the recipient. Payment is mailed to the school in two equal installments for the Fall and Spring semesters.

To release the initial Fall semester payment, send a class schedule or un/official transcript between July 1 and August 15 to the Community Foundation verifying enrollment.

To release the Spring semester payment, send an un/official transcript or the Victor and Janet Salitan BOCES 2 Scholarship Academic Verification Form between December 1 and February 15 to the Community Foundation verifying continued enrollment and a minimum 2.0 GPA.

Scholarships not claimed by February 15 in the assigned year will be forfeited.

Renewability

This scholarship is a one-time award and is not renewable.


Donor Information

This scholarship was established in 1979 to honor Victor Salitan. Victor served for 30 years as a school district attorney for several school districts and specifically for the Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES.


Questions?

Email Scholarships@racf.org or call 585.341.4350 for assistance.


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