Las Positas College Student Veterans.

WHATS NEW FROM LPC VETERANS FIRST

Current Message 2/19/2018

2/19/2018

VETS2TECH WEEK – March 5-8, 2018

Sign up to visit various local industries: Defense, Semiconductor, Construction, Research, and Manufacturing

  • Learn about required training and education needs for these careers
  • How your military experience can add value to employers
  • Summer internships and part time opportunities available
  • Network with Veterans working with local companies

Some of the companies that will be visited: Lam Research, Accu-bore, MDC, LLNL, Berkeley Labs…

DEADLINE TO REGISTER: February 23rd

Registration link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/18h0uoMwv0EYAXI14Z1P4LoM-FUv_JXqJnkAGVy4nUEg/edit

SCHOLARSHIPS: $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

LAS POSITAS COLLEGE and LAS POSITAS COLLEGE VETERANS FIRST SCHOLARSHIPS

LInk to Applicationhttps://laspositascollege.academicworks.com

Deadline Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 11:59 pm

2018 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM INSTRUCTIONS - Please click HERE for detailed instructions

The Scholarship application must be completed online.

In general, applicants must have completed a minimum of 12 semester units (by the end of Fall term 2017) at Las Positas College and be currently enrolled in at least 6 units of Las Positas classes with two exceptions:
1) there is one scholarship for a brand new veteran student whose first term is spring 2018
2) The Barbara and David Mertes Memorial Allied Health scholarship is available to students officially enrolled in an allied health field at either Las Positas OR Chabot College

Josefa Higuera Livermore Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship

Deadline: March 1st

Awarded to Women Veterans currently attending LPC, with a min. of 12 cumulative units, a min. GPA of 2.0

Up to 5 $500 ea.

This one you will need to complete, print out the APPLICATION on LPC Veterans First Website. Also attach a copy of your dd214 and unofficial transcripts.
Submit to the LPC Veterans First Office, RM 1310

Valley Veterans Foundation Women Veterans STEM Scholarship

Deadline: February 19th

Award: Up to $10,000

Please complete the online application

http://valleyveteransfoundation.org/women-in-the-military/

Please view our brief scholarship videos for helpful scholarship guidance HERE

Need help with the application
We will have Scholarship Application Assistance at the Online Service Center (OSC) next to Admissions and Records.

Date

Time

Location

Wednesday, February 21

3:00pm-5:00pm

Online Service Center Room 1672

Friday, February 23

10:00am-12:00pm

Online Service Center Room 1672

Tuesday, February 27

3:00pm-5:00pm

Online Service Center Room 1672

Friday, March 2

10:00am-12:00pm

Online Service Center Room 1672

Thursday, March 8

3:00pm-5:00pm

Online Service Center Room 1672

Need help with your personal statement

You can also attend a Smart Shop session. Visit www.laspositascollege.edu/smartshops

Date

Time

Location

February 22

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Transfer Center Room 1604

 

If you have any questions, please come see us in the Veterans Resource Center.

Thanks,

LPC Veterans First

 

 


 

PAST MESSAGES

Las Positas Veterans First Program
Veterans Office
Veterans Resource Center
BLDG 1310
(next to the flag pole and book store)

Tel: 925.424.1570/1572
Fax: 925.424-1574

Veterans Office Hours and
Veterans Resource Center Hours

SPRING 2018 HOURS

MON: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
TUES.: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
WED.: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
THURS.: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
FRI.: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Contact Us

Veterans First Office
925.424.1570/1572
Office: 1314
LPCVeteransFirst@laspositascollege.edu

Todd Steffan
Veterans First Coordinator


Maggie Alvarez
Veterans Specialist/VA Certifying Official

Jose Calderon
Veterans Counselor

Gilberto Victoria
Veterans Counselor

 

 

Support the Veterans First Program

Additional Contact Information

Additional VA Contact Information

 

Las Positas College Foundation - A major supporter of the LPC Veterans First Program
A Supporter of the LPC Veterans First Program

 

 

 

 

 


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