The Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund is focused on helping economically-challenged Taiwanese American youth fulfill their dreams of obtaining higher education. To be eligible, a student must be 1. a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident (holders of a Permanent Resident Card) and a direct blood descendant of a Taiwanese citizen; 2. a high school senior or first year college student residing in the United States; 3. plan to attend a university or college as a full-time first or second year student in the fall of 2018 in the United States (if selected, high school seniors must submit college acceptance letter for verification); 4. have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school/college GPA of 3.0; 5. have a household income at or below the Federal/State/County Low Income Level (must be able to show 2016 or 2017 tax return should applicant be selected for award). The scholarship is open to all majors. Previous award recipients are eligible to apply as long as they meet the eligibility requirements.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
10
Application Deadline
March 28
Available to Class Level
None specified
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Marketing Manager
Asian Pacific Community Fund
Address
1145 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 105
City, State, Zip
Los Angeles, CA , 90017
Telephone
(213) 624-6400
E-mail
scholarships@apcf.org
Website
Website

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