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Joseph Howland Scholarships

Two Joseph Howland Scholarships, in the amount of $1,000 each, are available to be presented at the annual FASS conference. The following criteria must be met by each applicant:

  • Attends a college with a FASS institutional membership.
  • Has successfully completed one developmental math course and one other developmental course either in writing or in reading.
  • Has six semester hours of gateway or general education college level course work (AA/AS).
  • Has achieved an overall 3.0 grade point average for all course work.

The following documents must be included in the application packet:

  • This scholarship application.
  • Up‐to‐date college transcript.
  • Two letters of recommendation (one from an instructor of a developmental education course and one from an instructor of a gateway or general education college level course).
  • Typed essay (500 ‐750 words) describing how the developmental mathematics or developmental writing course has influenced your life. The essay should be typed double spaced as a Word document in size 12 font. Additionally, e‐mail a copy of your essay to
  • Photograph or photo file in jpg format and signed release at the bottom of the application page

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