BlueCross BlueShield CIO Scholarship for BDPA Students

Scholarship Overview: due 7/31/2015

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BDPA is proud to partner with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas are proud to be supportive corporate sponsors with BDPA. The Plans would like to provide $5,000 in scholarships to recognize high school and college students with an interest in pursuing a 4- year academic program related to Information Technology. The scholarships for BDPA students will provide two $2,500 scholarships to high school students to assist in their studies.

The scholarships will be offered at both the national and local level:

  • Two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded through the BDPA Education and Technology Foundation.

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States
  • Be a high school or college student in good academic standing
  • Be a member of BDPA
  • Complete the CIO Scholarship application packet
  • Demonstrate academic achievement (minimum GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale)

BDPA Scholarship Packet:

  • Complete Scholarship Application Form
  • Current official sealed transcript
  • Letter of recommendation from a member of BDPA in a Leadership Role
  • Passport-sized photo

Download the Scholarship Guidelines and Application Form [PDF]