Scholarship Coordinator

Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
Apr 29, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Scholarship Coordinator

Position Number: S00761P
Position Type: Staff
Position Category: Fulltime Hourly Staff
Search Type: External
Posted Salary Information: Grade 44 (Click here for EKU Salary Grades)
Driver Classification: Non Driver
City: Richmond
Division: Student Success
Department: Student Success
Unit: Student Financial Assistance-Admin
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Contact Person: Spry, Andrea
Schedule Type: Full Time (37.5 hrs per week or more)
Additional Schedule Details:
Funding Source: Institutional
Retirement: KTRS

Position Summary:
The Scholarship Office is responsible for the oversight of the campus scholarship program including the monitoring of funding levels, coordinating the award process, and advising students and families regarding related issues. This position requires the employee to provide financial information, counseling and financial management advice to parents and to new and returning students. The position also requires the individual to work with the University Foundation in the establishment of departmental and organizational scholarships and coordinates the processing and recordkeeping of aid admissions scholarships.

Minimum Education:
•Bachelor’s degree is required.
•Master’s degree is preferred.

Minimum Experience:
Two years of directly related experience.

Minimum Licensure and Certification:

Qualification Equivalencies:

Desired Qualifications:

Job Functions:
Determines the amount of money to be expended for various scholarship types and how to best publicize and promote these scholarships.
Ensure that the department is in NCAA compliance by possessing a working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and disseminating any related information to department staff.
Oversees the recording, coordination, review, and delivery of scholarship applications and awards.
Supervise and manage professional staff and student workers.
Serves as liaison with state, federal, and other scholarship funding agencies; keeps abreast of emerging and developing scholarship opportunities.
Assists with local area high school recruiting and attends evening financial aid and scholarship program presentations to high schools, junior colleges and community colleges.
Develops services and strategies for recruiting and retaining students and assists in making decisions related to enrollment strategies.
Supports the office functions by completing all other duties and special projects as assigned.

Posting Number: S00761P
Number of Vacancies: 1
Job Open Date: 04/28/2021
Application Review Date:
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions Summary:

AA/EEO Statement:
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

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