SWLA API Scholarships

SWLA API Scholarships

Scholarships are open to higher education applicants (college, trade school)

Scholarships will be for $600 per semester, $1200.00 per year and a maximum of $4800 for a four-year recipient based on a cumulative GPA of 3.0

New applications and grades must be received by MAY 31st for the next school year

After the first year of the initial scholarship award period, grades will be reviewed on a semester basis; grades are to be submitted by December 31st and May 31st of each year. If grades are not submitted, scholarship will be terminated.


  • SWLA chapter memebers, spouses, children, and grandchildren. 
  • Grade point average of 3.0 or better in highschool, or cumulative GPA for college applicants. 
  • Must be a full-time student


  • Two new scholarships will be awarded annually
  • Scholarship is continual for the length of time the participant is a full-time student or graduate up to 4 years. 
  • Cases of hardship, armed services, active duter obligations, or familiy responsibilities will be honroed if possible. 
  • Final decision will be left to the Scholarship Committee

Selection Criteria

  • Member in good standing with API
  • Financial Need
  • Involvement in outside activities; example: employment, clubs, or civic organizations. 
  • Cummulative Grade Point Average 
  • Graduate Student