The purpose of Oberndorf Lifeline to Completion Scholarship is to help Phi Theta Kappa members overcome unanticipated financial barriers preventing the completion of their first college credential, an associate degree or certificate, while enrolled in college.
If you know a PTK member currently enrolled in their associate degree or certificate program that has been affected by any of the items in the table below within the last 6 months, encourage them to apply for this scholarship now. PTK will award up to 15, one-time $1,500 scholarships annually.
|Unanticipated events that must have occurred within 6 months of starting application:|
|Loss of income/job|
|Death of immediate family member|
|Onset of major illness/injury requiring prolonged medical treatment|
|Catastrophic loss of home/property/mobility device|
|Change in martial or dependent status|
|Other financial difficulty|