2016 Scholarship Application
APPLICATION DUE BY 11:59 PM on Friday, March 3, 2017
What Scholarships are available? Scholarships are designated for students who meet specific criteria including:
|Scholarships for students involved in the Asian/Pacific Islander (API) community through school, family, work, or service|
|Scholarships for low-income students, or students in need|
|Scholarships for vocational school students|
|Scholarships for students majoring in one of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) fields|
If an insufficient number of qualified candidates apply for the specifically designated categories, the Foundation may expand the number of college/university scholarships granted, may roll the funds over for next year’s scholarships, or do a combination of both in the event of insufficient qualified applicants.
|Be a student residing in the Greater Sacramento Area|
|Attend high school and be in their senior year at their high school
|Complete an application, including 2 required letters of reference that state educational need and recommendation from each of the following:
|Meet all appropriate deadlines|
How to apply?
All finalists must attend an in-person interview on Saturday March 19, 2016 (Tentative). You will be asked to bring your school transcript (unofficial), a short 100 word biography about yourself, and if applying for the scholarship available to low income families, your Student Aid Report (SAR) or Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Scholarship recipients must attend Awards Dinner scheduled for Saturday, March 19, 2016.