Applications for the Immigrants Rising’s Scholarship Fund are now being accepted. This scholarship is formerly known as New American Scholars Fund which is exclusively open to low-income immigrant college and graduate students who live and/or attend school in the San Francisco Bay Area. The winner will be selected based on their academic performance.
The winner of the Immigrants Rising Scholarship Fund will receive up to $7,000 to cover tuition and other expenses.
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate and graduate degree in any field.
Place of Study
The study will be taken at any school in San Francisco Bay Area, USA.
Eligibility and Criteria
In order to qualify for this Immigrants Rising Scholarship Fund, please make sure to meet the requirements as follow:
- Financial need
- Do not have permanent residency (green card) or citizenship in the U.S.
- Current or intended enrollment in an accredited college or graduate program for 2019-2020
- Minimum GPA requirement: For high school students: 3.3 cumulative high school GPA and For college/graduate students: 3.0 cumulative college GPA
- Demonstrated academic preparation and community/extracurricular involvement
Only the residents of San Francisco Bay, USA are welcome to apply this Immigrants Rising Scholarship Fund.
Detail instruction of application procedure can be obtained from the link below.
8 March 2019.