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7-29-2015
2015 Scholarship Applications

 


                                                                           NEW YORK CITY

                                                              MANAGERIAL EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION

                                               42 BROADWAY • SUITE 1945 • NEW YORK, NY 10004

                                                     TEL: (212) 964-0035 • FAX: (212) 964-6458

                                                    HOT LINE: (212) 946-1455 • EMAIL: info@nycmea.org
                                          
                                                                       Website: www.nycmea.org


                                                                                                                                                   April 1, 2015



Dear MEA Members:

The NYC Managerial Employees Association is proud to announce the 2015 Scholarship Program that is open to all MEA members in good standing.

The Scholarship Program is offered (one lifetime award to a recipient) as follows:

• Each child/dependent of a parent/guardian of an MEA member in good standing.

• For a currently employed member who is enrolled in an accredited Undergraduate or Graduate Program or enrolled in a Certificate Program which is not funded by his/her New York City agency or by DCAS. Please note that under our new open enrollment policy, currently employed members may submit their applications AT ANY TIME.

All applicants must carefully follow the instructions and submit the required documentation as outlined. Please be sure to return your application(s) for your dependent, by the deadline date of July 1, 2015, in order to be considered for an award.

Scholarship award winners will be notified by the end of August 2015. Those applicants who are not awarded a scholarship may apply the following year, in accordance with the rules applicable in the new program year.

We urge all those who are eligible for each or both programs (when applicable) to apply. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the MEA office.


Sincerely,


Joel Fishelson, Chair
MEA Organization Committee

JF/ss

Enclosures



2015 MEA SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS PROGRAM

For Dependent Children of any MEA members

and for active NYC Managerial Employee MEA Members

The NYC Managerial Employees Association is proud to announce its 18th annual higher education Scholarship Awards Program for our members!

The following are MEA’s 2015 Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:

1. DEPENDENT CHILDREN OF MEA MEMBERS:
(up to a $1,500 Scholarship)
1. Must be the child and dependent of a parent or guardian who is either an active NYC managerial employee and MEA member or a retired MEA member whose payment of MEA dues is up to date as of July 1, 2015.
2. Must have been accepted for full time enrollment at an accredited college or community college, university, or a graduate school that leads to an Associate Degree, Bachelor Degree or Master’s Degree.
3. Must meet the eligibility requirement as a dependent of an active or retired member of the NYC Management Benefits Fund.
4. Must be 24 years old or younger as of July 1, 2015.
5. Applicant’s child must have never received a scholarship from MEA.
6. Must obtain signed consent of parent or guardian MEA member.
7. The following items must be received by the MEA office not later than July 1, 2015.

** High School Seniors & College students who have not completed one semester:
1. Properly completed scholarship application form
2. Name of school applicant expects to attend in Fall 2015 Semester**
3. Letter of reference from faculty member of your school
4. 250 word essay on your scholastic/life goals and objectives
5. High school transcript
6. Verification of SAT scores

** College students who have completed at least one semester:
1. Properly completed scholarship application form
2. Name of school applicant expects to attend in Fall 2015 Semester**
3. Letter of reference from faculty member of your school
4. 250 word essay on your scholastic/life goals and objectives
5. College transcript
6. Verification of GPA

** College Seniors & Graduate Students:
1. Properly completed scholarship application form
2. Name of school applicant expects to attend in Fall 2015 Semester**
3. Letter of reference from faculty member of your school
4. 250 word essay on your scholastic/life goals and objectives
5. Verifications of GRE’s

** Scholarship winners will be required to submit proof of Fall 2015 college or graduate school registration, before checks can be distributed.


                                                          2015 MEA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
                                                           for DEPENDENTS of MEA MEMBERS
                                         Enrolling in a College, Community College, University, or Graduate School


1. NAME OF APPLICANT: ____________________________________________ SEX: M___ F____
LAST FIRST M.I.

2. HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED A SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FROM MEA? _______ _______
(If the answer is yes, you are NOT eligible for an MEA scholarship) YES NO

3. PERMANENT ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________________
ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP

4. MAILING ADDRESS: ___________________________________________________________________
ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP

5. TELE. # _____________________________ 6. EMAIL: ___________________________________


7. NAME OF PARENT/GUARDIAN: ________________________________________________________
(please print)

8. PARENT OR GUARDIAN MEA INFORMATION: ___________ _______________________
Active Retired
Date of MEA Membership Enrollment (year only)

YEAR ENROLLED MEA: ________________ YEAR RETIRED: ________________

NYC AGENCY (IF ACTIVE): _______________ AGENCY PAYROLL CODE: ___________


9. HIGH SCHOOL(S) Attended: High School Average_____________
(HS seniors & college students who have not yet completed one semester must attach HS transcript)

__________________________________________________________________ _________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED

___________________________________________________________________ _________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED

10. SAT SCORES: CRITICAL READING: MATH: ______ __ WRITING: ________
(High School Seniors & college students who have not completed one semester must attach verification)

11. COLLEGE(s) APPLIED TO AND ACCEPTED: (High School Seniors only)

______________________________________________________________________________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS

______________________________________________________________________________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS


OVER PLEASE


12. COLLEGE(S) ATTENDED:

______________________________________________________________________________________
COLLEGE NAME ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED MAJOR

_____________________________________________________________________________________
COLLEGE NAME ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED MAJOR

13. GRADE POINT AVERAGE (GPA): ___________
(College Students who have completed at least one semester must attach verification)

14. GRE Scores: _______________________
(College Seniors and Graduate School students must attach verification)


15. ATTACHMENT: ESSAY INSTRUCTIONS: In an essay of 250 words or less, please tell us about your accomplishments and goals. Describe any extracurricular activities, i.e., volunteer societies, tutoring other students, social welfare work, sports activities, and other projects. You may include any part-time work experience indicating the type of work you perform(ed) and the number of hours per week you work(ed). Please list any scholastic honors you were awarded.

16. ATTACHMENT: Attach a copy of your Scholastic Record (transcripts).

17. ATTACHMENT: Attach a copy of your SAT SCORES (HS Seniors & College students with less than one semester) OR attach a copy of your GRE SCORES (College Seniors & Graduate School Students).

18. ATTACHMENT: Submit a Letter of Reference from a Faculty Member at your school.

Signature of Applicant’s parent or Guardian MEA member consenting to this application:

_________________________________________ _________
Signature of MEA Member Parent or Guardian Date

_________________________________________ _________
Signature of Applicant Date

HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION: (must be postmarked or hand delivered to MEA office by July 1, 2015)
(Fax and Email submissions WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED)

Mail or hand deliver all original applications and required documents to:

NYC Managerial Employees Association
42 Broadway, Suite 1945
New York, N.Y. 10004

Attention: MEA Scholarship Awards Committee


ACTIVE NYC MANAGERIAL EMPLOYEE MEA MEMBERS:
(for career/professional advancement only)
(up to a $ 1,500 Scholarship)

1. Must be an active NYC managerial employee and MEA member whose payment of dues is up to date, as of July 1, 2015.

2. Must be enrolled in a program for the purpose of advancing his/her professional and career development.

3. Select one of two different types of scholarships:

A. Must be enrolled in an accredited Undergraduate or Graduate Program.
OR
B. Must be enrolled in a Certificate Program which is not funded by his/her NYC Agency or the Department of Citywide Administrative Services.

4. Must have never received a scholarship from MEA.

5. Must submit the following items to the MEA office via U.S. Postal Services or hand-delivery:

A. Properly completed scholarship application form.
B. Current resume
C. 250 word essay on your professional goals and how you plan to use them to advance your education/professional career development.
D. Verification of College/Graduate School enrollment or Certificate Program registration for
applicable school term.



HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION:
(Fax and Email submissions WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED)

Mail or hand deliver all original applications and required documents to:

NYC Managerial Employees Association
42 Broadway, Suite 1945
New York, N.Y. 10004

Attention: MEA Scholarship Awards Committee




NOTE: Scholarship Award winners will be notified upon completion of review by the Scholarship Award Committee. Each winner will receive a check as soon as the MEA receives proof of registration from the accredited school or institution in which the selected applicant is enrolled.



2015 MEA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION for
ACTIVE NYC MANAGERIAL EMPLOYEE MEA MEMBERS
(for career/professional advancement only)
Enrolling in a College, Graduate School or Certificate Program to advance career development


1. NAME OF APPLICANT: __________________________________________ SEX: M___ F____
LAST FIRST M.I.

2. HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED A SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FROM MEA? _____ _____
(If the answer is yes, you are NOT eligible for an MEA scholarship) YES NO

3. PERMANENT ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________________
ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP

4. MAILING ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________________
ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP

5. TELEPHONE NUMBER: ______________________________________________________________
HOME WORK

6. E-MAIL ADDRESS: ______________________________________________________________
HOME WORK

7. MEA INFORMATION:

Date of MEA Membership Enrollment (year only)

YEAR BECAME MEA MEMBER: ________________

AGENCY: ___________________ AGENCY PAYROLL CODE: _________________

8. HIGH SCHOOL(S) Attended:

________________________________________________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS DATE GRADUATED

9. COLLEGE(s) ATTENDED:

______________________________________________________________________________________
COLLEGE NAME ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED MAJOR

______________________________________________________________________________________
COLLEGE NAME ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED MAJOR


10. COLLEGE or CERTIFICATION PROGRAM TO BE ATTENDED:

______________________________________________________________________________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS

______________________________________________________________________________________
START DATE MAJOR/COURSE

OVER PLEASE

11. IS THIS CERTIFICATION PROGRAM FUNDED BY YOUR AGENCY OR DCAS? : ____ ____
(If the answer is yes, you are NOT eligible for an MEA Scholarship). YES NO

12. ATTACHMENT: Attach an essay of 250 words or less which outline your professional goals and how you plan to use them to advance your education/professional career development.

13. ATTACHMENT: Attach your Resume.

14. ATTACHMENT: Attach current verification of your College/Graduate School enrollment or Certificate Program registration.



______________________________________ ___________________
Signature of Applicant Date






NEW YORK CITY

MANAGERIAL EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION
42 BROADWAY • SUITE 1945 • NEW YORK, NY 10004
TEL: (212) 964-0035 • FAX: (212) 964-6458
HOT LINE: (212) 946-1455 • EMAIL: info@nycmea.org
Website: www.nycmea.org



April 1, 2015



Dear MEA Members:

The NYC Managerial Employees Association is proud to announce the 2015 Scholarship Program that is open to all MEA members in good standing.

The Scholarship Program is offered (one lifetime award to a recipient) as follows:

• Each child/dependent of a parent/guardian of an MEA member in good standing.

• For a currently employed member who is enrolled in an accredited Undergraduate or Graduate Program or enrolled in a Certificate Program which is not funded by his/her New York City agency or by DCAS. Please note that under our new open enrollment policy, currently employed members may submit their applications AT ANY TIME.

All applicants must carefully follow the instructions and submit the required documentation as outlined. Please be sure to return your application(s) for your dependent, by the deadline date of July 1, 2015, in order to be considered for an award.

Scholarship award winners will be notified by the end of August 2015. Those applicants who are not awarded a scholarship may apply the following year, in accordance with the rules applicable in the new program year.

We urge all those who are eligible for each or both programs (when applicable) to apply. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the MEA office.


Sincerely,


Joel Fishelson, Chair
MEA Organization Committee

JF/ss

Enclosures
2015 MEA SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS PROGRAM
For Dependent Children of any MEA members
and for active NYC Managerial Employee MEA Members

The NYC Managerial Employees Association is proud to announce its 18th annual higher education Scholarship Awards Program for our members!

The following are MEA’s 2015 Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:

1. DEPENDENT CHILDREN OF MEA MEMBERS:
(up to a $1,500 Scholarship)
1. Must be the child and dependent of a parent or guardian who is either an active NYC managerial employee and MEA member or a retired MEA member whose payment of MEA dues is up to date as of July 1, 2015.
2. Must have been accepted for full time enrollment at an accredited college or community college, university, or a graduate school that leads to an Associate Degree, Bachelor Degree or Master’s Degree.
3. Must meet the eligibility requirement as a dependent of an active or retired member of the NYC Management Benefits Fund.
4. Must be 24 years old or younger as of July 1, 2015.
5. Applicant’s child must have never received a scholarship from MEA.
6. Must obtain signed consent of parent or guardian MEA member.
7. The following items must be received by the MEA office not later than July 1, 2015.

** High School Seniors & College students who have not completed one semester:
1. Properly completed scholarship application form
2. Name of school applicant expects to attend in Fall 2015 Semester**
3. Letter of reference from faculty member of your school
4. 250 word essay on your scholastic/life goals and objectives
5. High school transcript
6. Verification of SAT scores

** College students who have completed at least one semester:
1. Properly completed scholarship application form
2. Name of school applicant expects to attend in Fall 2015 Semester**
3. Letter of reference from faculty member of your school
4. 250 word essay on your scholastic/life goals and objectives
5. College transcript
6. Verification of GPA

** College Seniors & Graduate Students:
1. Properly completed scholarship application form
2. Name of school applicant expects to attend in Fall 2015 Semester**
3. Letter of reference from faculty member of your school
4. 250 word essay on your scholastic/life goals and objectives
5. Verifications of GRE’s

** Scholarship winners will be required to submit proof of Fall 2015 college or graduate school registration, before checks can be distributed.


2015 MEA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
for DEPENDENTS of MEA MEMBERS
Enrolling in a College, Community College, University, or Graduate School

1. NAME OF APPLICANT: ____________________________________________ SEX: M___ F____
LAST FIRST M.I.

2. HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED A SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FROM MEA? _______ _______
(If the answer is yes, you are NOT eligible for an MEA scholarship) YES NO

3. PERMANENT ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________________
ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP

4. MAILING ADDRESS: ___________________________________________________________________
ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP

5. TELE. # _____________________________ 6. EMAIL: ___________________________________


7. NAME OF PARENT/GUARDIAN: ________________________________________________________
(please print)

8. PARENT OR GUARDIAN MEA INFORMATION: ___________ _______________________
Active Retired
Date of MEA Membership Enrollment (year only)

YEAR ENROLLED MEA: ________________ YEAR RETIRED: ________________

NYC AGENCY (IF ACTIVE): _______________ AGENCY PAYROLL CODE: ___________


9. HIGH SCHOOL(S) Attended: High School Average_____________
(HS seniors & college students who have not yet completed one semester must attach HS transcript)

__________________________________________________________________ _________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED

___________________________________________________________________ _________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED

10. SAT SCORES: CRITICAL READING: MATH: ______ __ WRITING: ________
(High School Seniors & college students who have not completed one semester must attach verification)

11. COLLEGE(s) APPLIED TO AND ACCEPTED: (High School Seniors only)

______________________________________________________________________________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS

______________________________________________________________________________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS


OVER PLEASE


12. COLLEGE(S) ATTENDED:

______________________________________________________________________________________
COLLEGE NAME ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED MAJOR

_____________________________________________________________________________________
COLLEGE NAME ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED MAJOR

13. GRADE POINT AVERAGE (GPA): ___________
(College Students who have completed at least one semester must attach verification)

14. GRE Scores: _______________________
(College Seniors and Graduate School students must attach verification)


15. ATTACHMENT: ESSAY INSTRUCTIONS: In an essay of 250 words or less, please tell us about your accomplishments and goals. Describe any extracurricular activities, i.e., volunteer societies, tutoring other students, social welfare work, sports activities, and other projects. You may include any part-time work experience indicating the type of work you perform(ed) and the number of hours per week you work(ed). Please list any scholastic honors you were awarded.

16. ATTACHMENT: Attach a copy of your Scholastic Record (transcripts).

17. ATTACHMENT: Attach a copy of your SAT SCORES (HS Seniors & College students with less than one semester) OR attach a copy of your GRE SCORES (College Seniors & Graduate School Students).

18. ATTACHMENT: Submit a Letter of Reference from a Faculty Member at your school.

Signature of Applicant’s parent or Guardian MEA member consenting to this application:

_________________________________________ _________
Signature of MEA Member Parent or Guardian Date

_________________________________________ _________
Signature of Applicant Date

HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION: (must be postmarked or hand delivered to MEA office by July 1, 2015)
(Fax and Email submissions WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED)

Mail or hand deliver all original applications and required documents to:

NYC Managerial Employees Association
42 Broadway, Suite 1945
New York, N.Y. 10004

Attention: MEA Scholarship Awards Committee





ACTIVE NYC MANAGERIAL EMPLOYEE MEA MEMBERS:
(for career/professional advancement only)
(up to a $ 1,500 Scholarship)

1. Must be an active NYC managerial employee and MEA member whose payment of dues is up to date, as of July 1, 2015.

2. Must be enrolled in a program for the purpose of advancing his/her professional and career development.

3. Select one of two different types of scholarships:

A. Must be enrolled in an accredited Undergraduate or Graduate Program.
OR
B. Must be enrolled in a Certificate Program which is not funded by his/her NYC Agency or the Department of Citywide Administrative Services.

4. Must have never received a scholarship from MEA.

5. Must submit the following items to the MEA office via U.S. Postal Services or hand-delivery:

A. Properly completed scholarship application form.
B. Current resume
C. 250 word essay on your professional goals and how you plan to use them to advance your education/professional career development.
D. Verification of College/Graduate School enrollment or Certificate Program registration for
applicable school term.



HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION:
(Fax and Email submissions WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED)

Mail or hand deliver all original applications and required documents to:

NYC Managerial Employees Association
42 Broadway, Suite 1945
New York, N.Y. 10004

Attention: MEA Scholarship Awards Committee




NOTE: Scholarship Award winners will be notified upon completion of review by the Scholarship Award Committee. Each winner will receive a check as soon as the MEA receives proof of registration from the accredited school or institution in which the selected applicant is enrolled.



2015 MEA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION for
ACTIVE NYC MANAGERIAL EMPLOYEE MEA MEMBERS
(for career/professional advancement only)
Enrolling in a College, Graduate School or Certificate Program to advance career development


1. NAME OF APPLICANT: __________________________________________ SEX: M___ F____
LAST FIRST M.I.

2. HAVE YOU EVER RECEIVED A SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FROM MEA? _____ _____
(If the answer is yes, you are NOT eligible for an MEA scholarship) YES NO

3. PERMANENT ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________________
ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP

4. MAILING ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________________
ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP

5. TELEPHONE NUMBER: ______________________________________________________________
HOME WORK

6. E-MAIL ADDRESS: ______________________________________________________________
HOME WORK

7. MEA INFORMATION:

Date of MEA Membership Enrollment (year only)

YEAR BECAME MEA MEMBER: ________________

AGENCY: ___________________ AGENCY PAYROLL CODE: _________________

8. HIGH SCHOOL(S) Attended:

________________________________________________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS DATE GRADUATED

9. COLLEGE(s) ATTENDED:

______________________________________________________________________________________
COLLEGE NAME ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED MAJOR

______________________________________________________________________________________
COLLEGE NAME ADDRESS DATES ATTENDED MAJOR


10. COLLEGE or CERTIFICATION PROGRAM TO BE ATTENDED:

______________________________________________________________________________________
SCHOOL NAME SCHOOL ADDRESS

______________________________________________________________________________________
START DATE MAJOR/COURSE

OVER PLEASE

11. IS THIS CERTIFICATION PROGRAM FUNDED BY YOUR AGENCY OR DCAS? : ____ ____
(If the answer is yes, you are NOT eligible for an MEA Scholarship). YES NO

12. ATTACHMENT: Attach an essay of 250 words or less which outline your professional goals and how you plan to use them to advance your education/professional career development.

13. ATTACHMENT: Attach your Resume.

14. ATTACHMENT: Attach current verification of your College/Graduate School enrollment or Certificate Program registration.



______________________________________ ___________________
Signature of Applicant Date





  
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