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    Board of Trustees English as a Second Language Scholarship

    Covers up to 12 credit hours of in-district tuition and fees (no lab fees) which must be used within one academic year.

    You must complete Level 5 English as a Second Language class.  ESL applicants must have either a GED or a high school diploma from their home country
    Receive a letter of Recommendation from an instructor.  The form is available in the scholarship application packet below
    Complete Application located below on this page
    Complete the following Essay – it must be typed and nor more than 1000 words:
    “A college education can improve a person’s life in many ways. Write a multi-paragraph essay explaining why you would like to go to college. Describe yourself and your life now. Explain your career goals and interest. Identify your educational goals and how attending Triton College can help you achieve them. Conclude by explaining how a college education can increase your opportunities for personal growth.”
    You will also be required to interview with the scholarship committee and participate in the graduation ceremony
    Scholarship must be used within the academic year (Sept. 1-June 30)

    December 16 and April 21

    Director of E.S.L. Program at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3259

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