DAN AND LAURA BIGELOW SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION Big Bend Community College See TRiO-SSS Office for Quarterly Deadline Updates Dan Custer Bigelow and Laura Gustad Bigelow were both from large, hard working families. They ran a ranching operation in Montana from 1932 to 1978. Mr. Bigelow was a skilled horseman and was active in the rodeo. He was also a Park Co. Sheriff for almost 30 years. Eligibility: Applicant must: Be a participant of the Trio-Student Support Services (T-SSS) program at Big Bend Community College (BBCC), and Have a Minimum 2.0 CUM GPA. This Scholarship will be awarded AFTER other scholarships on campus are awarded and preference will be given to students who have not received other scholarships. This scholarship is for BBCC FALL 2013 in the amount of $150. Please submit the following requirements: _____ Academic Transcript (unofficial is acceptable) _____ Personal Essay, not to exceed TWO typed pages, double spaced. Your essay should include personal goals and aspirations, and how receiving this scholarship would help you to complete your education. _____ ONE Letter of Recommendation from a non-TRIO Professional. This letter may be a copy of one used for BBCC or TRIO scholarships. Student ID Social Security Number Name Address City State Phone Date of Birth Winter 2013 GPA CUM GPA Number of quarters in T-SSS Zip College Major Number of Credits Completed Preference to be given to a student either: 1) pursuing a degree in law enforcement; OR 2) with an expressed interest in horses; OR 3) with some connection to the rodeo. Please write a short paragraph below indicating how you meet the preference criteria.