Application for The bengal Group Scholarship

The Bengal Group, Inc., a non-profit Louisiana corporation, is pleased to offer annual scholarships to students at Louisiana State University. Scholarships, which are awarded on the basis of need and achievement, are presented in August of each year.

Those interested in receiving financial assistance from The Bengal Group are encouraged to completely fill out this application (our Group requires ALL applications for Bengal Group Financial Aid to be made over a student's signature). Once you have finalized this application, please submit it to us for consideration in one (1) of three (3) ways:

  1. Fill out the electronic application below and press ‘APPLY’

  2. Complete and Email the physical application to : 2thebengalgroup@gmail.com

  3. Complete and hand deliver or U.S. Mail the physical application to:

    406 North Fourth Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED OR POST-MARKED ON OR BEFORE JUNE 1 OF EACH YEAR. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED AFTER THE JUNE 1 DEADLINE WILL NOT BE OPENED NOR CONSIDERED.

I. Basic Background / Personal Information
Name *
Name
Date of Birth *
Date of Birth
If different from above.
Phone *
Phone
Home
Phone
Phone
Cell
Parent(s) Phone *
Parent(s) Phone
If applicable.
Does your spouse currently work?
E.g. Jane Smith - Age 7 - Daughter
II. Scholastic Information
Graduation Date *
Graduation Date
Indicate if a 5.0 System
Date You Began at LSU *
Date You Began at LSU
E.g. College of Sciences, College of Engineering, etc.
Anticipated Date of Graduation *
Anticipated Date of Graduation
Do You Plan to Attend Graduate School? *
Have You Ever Been on Scholastic Probation? *
III. Other Scholarships/Awards; Extracurricular Activities
I'm going to school on the TOPS program *
List and describe below.
Please describe.
Have you received any other scholarships and/or awards since you've been at LSU? *
IV. Employment History
Format: Dates/Employer/Job Title/Rate of Pay
V. Applicant's Essay Highlighting Financial Need
Inasmuch as the Bengal Group Scholarships are based, in part, on financial need, you are now required to write/paste a 250-300 word essay explaining your particular financial need, as well as setting forth any other comments that you may deem appropriate, particularly information relating to the Applicant's commitment to L.S.U. and the State of Louisiana. Essays that exceed the 250-300 word count requirements set forth herein will not be considered.
Please Upload a .PDF or .DOC Version of Your Essay Using The Link Below
Please be sure to upload your essay and press submit to complete your application.
UPON MY HONOR AND OATH, I HEREBY CERTIFY THAT ALL OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED TO THE BENGAL GROUP THROUGH ANY MEANS WHATSOEVER HAS BEEN ABSOLUTELY TRUE AND CORRECT TO THE BEST OF MY PERSONAL KNOWLEDGE, UNDERSTANDING AND BELIEF. *
VI. Comment
Please be sure to upload your essay and press submit to complete your application.